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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HUNTERS

They must have thought you had a band of hunters behind you.

The hunters were roving the open, and even Hal Dozier was at fault.

The noise of the hunters was as nothing to the noise she made at me.

A few people there were, hunters and nomads, living on wild honey and game.

Yet observe the court she has paid to the whole family of the Hunters.

On one of these daggers we see five hunters fighting three lions.

Voluntarily, then, he had stepped from the ranks of the hunters to those of the hunted.

Several times she had been fired at by hunters with long-range rifles.

How it tells her no one can say, yet all hunters know that it does.

The Buffalo herds have gone; they have succumbed to the rifles of the hunters.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-13c. (attested in place names from late 12c.), from hunt + -er (1). The Old English word was hunta.

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