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rabbiting

noun
  1. the activity of hunting rabbits
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Historical Examples

  • They have taken to the caves like enough, and we shall have a week's 'rabbiting.'

    The Fall Of The Grand Sarrasin

    William J. Ferrar

  • It was such a great event, in fact, that a holiday was declared, and all hands went "rabbiting."

  • Rabbiting with a ferret, uncle, us two, and this gentleman and Bob Hopley came and caught us.

    Burr Junior

    G. Manville Fenn

  • Muzzling ferrets appertains solely to rabbiting, but it is useful to know how to do it.

  • Our visit was as welcome as it was unexpected, and we celebrated it by the whole day off, when all hands went "rabbiting."

    A Labrador Doctor

    Wilfred Thomason Grenfell