Origin of hunter
Related formshunt·er·like, adjective
Definition for hunter (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for hunter
In it, Kraven the Hunter tracks down Spider-Man, shoots him repeatedly, and leaves him for dead, buried underground.Exclusive: Sony Hack Reveals Studio's Detailed Plans For Another ‘Spider-Man’ Reboot|William Boot|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1970, Hunter S. Thompson was dispatched to report on a motorcycle race in Las Vegas.Sneer and Clothing in Miami: Inside The $3 Billion Woodstock of Contemporary Art|Jay Michaelson|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cumberbatch and Hunter have assiduously avoided being identified as celebrity couple until now.
By 2010, Hunter was directing a well received revival of Henrik Ibsen's Ghosts at Access Theatre on Broadway.
McConnell had seen the sign, Hunter told me, and “he loves it!”
O Jungfrau Els, I have the hunter's eyes, which are keen-sighted!In The Fire Of The Forge, Complete|Georg Ebers
He was like a hunter following his prey, like an angler fishing, he cared only for the chase, for the capture.Possessed|Cleveland Moffett
One hunter who escaped the ambush reported that an overwhelming number of Apaches were in the wooded hills.The Pinos Altos Story|Dorothy Watson
The group is composed of an American Hunter, in the act of seizing an Indian who was about to tomahawk a mother and her infant.
Even in the days of abundant game the hunter was required to exercise much skill, patience, and endurance.Daniel Boone|Reuben Gold Thwaites
British Dictionary definitions for hunter (1 of 2)
- a person who looks diligently for something
- (in combination)a fortune-hunter