Rabbiting
Rabbiting Rab"bit*ing, n. The hunting of rabbits. --T. Hughes. [1913 Webster]

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  • rabbit — noun 1》 a burrowing gregarious plant eating mammal, with long ears, long hind legs, and a short tail. [Oryctolagus cuniculus and other species.]     ↘the fur of the rabbit.     ↘N. Amer. a hare. 2》 informal a poor performer in a sport or game. 3》 …   English new terms dictionary

  • rabbit on — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms rabbit on : present tense I/you/we/they rabbit on he/she/it rabbits on present participle rabbiting on past tense rabbited on past participle rabbited on British informal to talk about something for a long… …   English dictionary

  • rabbit — I. /ˈræbət / (say rabuht) noun 1. a small, long eared, burrowing lagomorph, Oryctolagus cuniculus, native to Europe and northern Africa, widely domesticated and kept as a pet; introduced to Australia and elsewhere. 2. any of various lagomorph… …   Australian English dictionary

  • rabbit — ► NOUN 1) a burrowing plant eating mammal, with long ears and a short tail. 2) N. Amer. a hare. 3) the fur of the rabbit. 4) informal a poor performer in a sport or game. ► VERB (rabbited, rabbiting) 1) …   English terms dictionary

  • rabbity — rabbit ► NOUN 1) a burrowing plant eating mammal, with long ears and a short tail. 2) N. Amer. a hare. 3) the fur of the rabbit. 4) informal a poor performer in a sport or game. ► VERB (rabbited, rabbiting) 1) …   English terms dictionary

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