Synonyms for hunting:
witch-hunt, wild-goose chase, wasp.
shooting, scouting, quest.
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 2 (noun)
wild-goose chase, trawl, rummage, scouting.
the chase (noun)
Usage examples for hunting:
- I went hunting early this morning; and there was plenty of game then. - "The Tale of Old Dog Spot", Arthur Scott Bailey.
- And dancing and hunting by moonlight and getting away with somebody else's cattle and all of it. - "Judith of the Godless Valley", Honoré Willsie.
- So long as the police were hunting for me I dared not urge you. - "Northwest!", Harold Bindloss.