Phrasal Verb 'hunt'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition related to 'hunt'.

Hunt down

Meaning:

Search for someone to punish or kill them

Example:

The police HUNTED the killer DOWN.

Hunt out

Meaning:

Search until you find something

Example:

It took me ages to HUNT OUT the photos.

Hunt up

Meaning:

Search for and manage to find something

Example:

He HUNTED UP a copy the book in the British library.