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noun Chiefly British.
  1. hunting with beagle hounds.
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Origin of beagling

First recorded in 1815–25; beagle + -ing1
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Examples from the Web for beagling

Historical Examples

  • For the pig is as necessary to truffle-hunting as the beagle is to beagling.

    The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon

    Richard Connell

  • We have heard that beagling is considered by some of the senior boys to be ‘bad form.’