hound noun

ADJ. hunting

QUANT. pack

HOUND + VERB bark, bay We could hear the hounds barking at the fox. | pick up the scent The hounds picked up the scent of the fox. | chase sth, follow sth, pursue sth In drag hunting, hounds chase an artificial scent. | run

PHRASES ride to hounds Days off were spent riding to hounds (= hunting).