Hounding
Hounding \Hound"ing\, n. 1. The act of one who hounds. [1913 Webster]

2. (Naut.) The part of a mast below the hounds and above the deck. [1913 Webster]


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  • Hounding — Hound Hound, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hounding}.] 1. To set on the chase; to incite to pursuit; as, to hounda dog at a hare; to hound on pursuers. Abp. Bramhall. [1913 Webster] 2. To hunt or chase with hounds, or as with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hounding — /hown ding/, n. Naut. 1. the portion of a lower mast between the cheeks or hounds and the deck. 2. the portion of an upper mast between the cap of the mast below and the hounds above. 3. the part of a bowsprit projecting beyond the stem. [1850… …   Universalium

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  • hounding — hound·ing …   English syllables

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