Hunt-counter
Hunt-counter Hunt"-count`er, n. A worthless dog that runs back on the scent; a blunderer. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • hunt-counter — huntˈ counter noun (Shakespeare) Perhaps one who hunts counter (qv below) • • • Main Entry: ↑hunt …   Useful english dictionary

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  • To hunt counter — Hunt Hunt, v. i. 1. To follow the chase; to go out in pursuit of game; to course with hounds. [1913 Webster] Esau went to the field to hunt for venison. Gen. xxvii. 5. [1913 Webster] 2. To seek; to pursue; to search; with for or after. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hunt — Hunt, v. i. 1. To follow the chase; to go out in pursuit of game; to course with hounds. [1913 Webster] Esau went to the field to hunt for venison. Gen. xxvii. 5. [1913 Webster] 2. To seek; to pursue; to search; with for or after. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • counter — 1. n. 1 a a long flat topped fitment in a shop, bank, etc., across which business is conducted with customers. b a similar structure used for serving food etc. in a cafeteria or bar. 2 a a small disc used for keeping the score etc. esp. in table… …   Useful english dictionary

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