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adjective as in pursued


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At that time, pre -9/11, the links were more subtle and had to be hunted down.

Middle-class Congolese like himself, called “évolué,” or “evolved,” were hunted down for having ties with the Europeans.

The male Wiccan god is given horns, representing the horned animals that ancient humans hunted.

We saw Tyreese in this episode caught in the middle of the “hunt or be hunted” dilemma.

If you were in the zombie apocalypse, would you be a hunter, the hunted, or Tyreese?

G was a gamester, who had but ill-luck; H was a Hunter, who hunted a buck.

He was an outlaw, hunted and despised, depending for his life on the caprice of a fickle-minded woman.

He hunted about until he had found some acorns, and then, coming to a little brook of water he took a long drink.

He had run with the hare and hunted with the hounds, and neither party could charge him with any lack of loyalty.

Unsatisfied yearnings hunted his soul across the empty desert that now seemed life.

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On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hunted, such as: chased, dogged, followed, hounded, outlawed, and stalked.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.