Webster 1913 Edition
One who hunts wild animals either for sport or for food; a huntsman.
A dog that scents game, or is trained to the chase; a hunting dog.
A horse used in the chase; especially, a thoroughbred, bred and trained for hunting.
One who hunts or seeks after anything, as if for game;
as, a fortune.
hunterafter glory breathes.
A kind of spider. See
Hunting spider, under
A hunting watch, or one of which the crystal is protected by a metallic cover.
the lunation after the harvest moon.–
a differential screw, so named from the inventor. See under
Webster 1828 Edition
1.A dog that scents game, or is employed in the chase.
2.A horse used in the chase.