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hunted Sentence Examples

  • He successfully hunted down Brenda Washington, no easy chore.

  • Even the trash-can liner newspaper that caused us to be hunted down by reward-sniffing hounds has backed off, terminating their contest.

  • Massey was out on parole and was so incensed at his capture ruining his life he hunted her down.

  • You see, guys who just hunted down women looked down on the children snatchers and the scum that took on little girls thought they were a rank better than the little boy snatchers.

  • There is on one to connect me to New Hampshire though this little group who thought they were so clever hiding in that silly business in Keene might suspect that the one they hunted is now hunting them!

  • She tied the lengths of rope together and hunted for and found the perfect boulder in the cave: a loose, rounded rock the size of both her fists that was light enough for her to throw.

  • Rhyn was weak but drew only what he needed to survive; he was both hunter and hunted.

  • Her look of soul-deep sorrow touched him, and he recalled what he felt as a youth to find his father and mother dead and his family hunted and forced out of their own home.

  • Jackson hunted him down, beat him mercilessly, and then threatened to stake him if he ever went near Sarah again.

  • I haven't hunted since before the day I met you in the park.

  • Maybe you would feel better if you went out and hunted.

  • How did a man who hunted animals to eat become a veterinarian?

  • Because apparently, to humans, explosions were more interesting than the fact they were watching him – a creature that hunted humans – cook their food.

  • He was hunted in his own house.

  • It is hunted chiefly for the sake of the ivory of its immense tusks, of which it yields the principal source of supply to the European market, and the desire to obtain which is rapidly leading to the extermination of the species.

  • that the maiden Artemis hunted on its banks, or that the flow of its waters was gentle and maiden-like.

  • The Unitarians were relentlessly hunted down and a veritable reign of terror ensued.

  • Hunted to the ground and broken-hearted, Frederick expired at the end of 1250 in his Apulian castle of Fiorentino.

  • This tyrant had made himself justly odious; and when he was hunted to death in 1259, the triumph was less for the Guelph cause than for humanity outraged by the iniquities of such a monster.

  • Still, the reindeer frequents it for its lichens, and on the drier slopes of the moraine deposits there occur four species of lemming, hunted by the Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus).

  • From that time he was hunted from place to place, though his wide connexions with the nobility and the friendship of his numerous followers provided for him secure hiding-places and for his books a large circulation.

  • revoked the privileges of the Jews in Poland, when the Turkish capture of Constantinople (1453) offered a new asylum for the hunted Jews of Europe.

  • It was hunted in England and in Europe on foot and on horseback with dogs, while the weapon of attack was always the spear.

  • In Europe the wild boar is still hunted with dogs, but the spear, except when used in emergencies and for giving the coup de grace, has been given up for the gun.

  • The king fish and tarpon are hunted for sport, while mullet, shad, redsnappers, pompano, trout, sheepshead and Spanish mackerel are of great economic value.

  • It is hunted by the blacks with trained dingoes; the flesh is much prized by the blacks, but the presence of a worm between the muscles and the skin renders it less inviting to Europeans.

  • On land reindeer were formerly hunted, to their practical extinction in the south, but in the districts of Godthaab, Sukkertoppen and Holstensborg there are still many reindeer.

  • De Wet, after escaping from Brandwater Basin, was hunted north-westward, and crossed into the Transvaal, where, joining the local guerrilla bands, he surrounded an infantry brigade at Fredrikstad.

  • By judicious use of the railway Kitchener concentrated sufficient troops in the colony to cope with the attempt, and, after being hunted for eighteen days, De Wet escaped back into the Orange River Colony with the loss of all his guns, munitions of war and half his force.

  • conquerors of Assyria, who carried his arms towards Armenia on the north and Cappadocia on the west; he hunted wild bulls in the Lebanon and was presented with a crocodile by the Egyptian king.

  • Kinloch, it is hunted by "tracking the animal on a single elephant until he is at last found in his lair, or perhaps standing quite unconscious PIG.

  • It is hunted by the Arabs for its flesh and to test the speed of their horses and greyhounds; it is during these hunting parties that the young are captured for menagerie purposes.

  • The persons in question were not to be hunted out, but if they were reported and were found guilty, they were to be punished.

  • The lower tribes hunted their enemies as they hunted animals.

  • buds and leaves, and are hunted by the natives of the lands in which they live for the sake of their hides and flesh.

  • mile was the forest of Soignies with great numbers of stags, red and roe deer, that were hunted on horseback even under the ramparts of the town.

  • Throughout the Ukraine the gentry were hunted down, flayed, burnt, blinded and sawn asunder.

  • He hunted down the Carbonari and the Freemasons; he took the strongest measures against political agitation in theatres.

  • They in turn are much hunted for the sake of their delicate flesh.

  • It generally inhabits woody districts, and can climb trees with facility when hunted, but usually lives on or near the ground, among rocks, bushes and roots and low branches of large trees.

  • hunted elephants, probably situated on the Euphrates.

  • All over the earth we meet with such periodically recurrent ceremonies of expelling demons and ghosts, who usually are given a meal before being hunted back into their graves.

  • The rest surrendered or were hunted down, the fate of Chitu, one of the most notorious, being to perish in a tiger's den.

  • The Abbasids hunted their enemies down without mercy.

  • For the next two years all Hungary was convulsed by a horrible civil war, during which the unhappy young king, who fought for his heritage to the last with desperate valour, was driven from one end of his kingdom to the other like a hunted beast.

  • Driven by persecution from Moravia, hunted into mountain-caves and forests, they had scarcely secured a place of refuge in Saxony before, " though a mere handful in numbers, yet with the spirit of men banded for daring and righteous deeds, they formed the heroic design, and vowed the execution of it before God, of bearing the gospel to the savage and perishing tribes of Greenland and the West Indies, of whose condition report had brought a mournful rumour to their ears.

  • Hunted hither and thither, he wandered on foot or cruised restlessly in open boats among the many barren isles of the Scottish shore,enduring the greatest hardships with marvellous courage and cheerfulness.

  • districts that immediately succeed the region of glaciers, and it is there only they can be successfully hunted.

  • Seals are hunted in Krasnovodsk Bay.

  • In the papyrus marshes the hippopotamus was slain with harpoons, the wild boar, too, was probably hunted, and the sportsman brought down wild-fowl with the boomerang, or speared or angled for fish.

  • Aard-varks are hunted for their skins; but.

  • On the 9th of February 1304 Comyn with his companions submitted; they hunted Wallace, who had returned from the continent, and on the 24th of July the brave Oliphant surrendered Stirling on terms of a degrading nature.

  • The animals chiefly hunted were the gazelle, ibex, oryx, stag, wild ox, wild sheep, hare and porcupine; also the ostrich for its plumes, and the fox, jackal, wolf, hyaena and leopard for their skins, or as enemies of the farm-yard.

  • With this horn he hunted the first pack of foxhounds then in England fifty-five years.

  • These extracts do not finally decide the point, because both Mr Boothby's and Lord Arundel's hounds may have hunted other game besides fox, just as in Edward IV.'s time there were "fox dogs" though not kept exclusively for fox.

  • Complaints are often raised about the cruelty of what is called tame stag hunting, and it became a special subject of criticism that a pack should still be kept at the Royal kennels at Ascot (it was abolished in 1901) and hunted by the Master of the Buckhounds; but it is the constant endeavour of all masters and hunt servants to prevent the infliction of any injury on the deer.

  • Their efforts in this direction are seldom unsuccessful; and it appears to be a fact that stags which are hunted season after season come to understand that they are in no grave danger.

  • The jackal, and not the fox, is usually the animal hunted by the packs of hounds occasionally kept by Europeans.

  • If hunted, the elephant must be attacked on foot, and the sport is therefore dangerous, especially as the animal has but few parts vulnerable to a bullet.

  • He was essentially a rustic god,"a wood-spirit conceived in the form of a goat," living in woods and caves, and traversing the tops of the mountains; he protected and gave fertility to flocks; he hunted and fished; and sported and danced with the mountain nymphs.

  • In the wild state it does great damage among poultry, and frequently makes off with the young of swine and sheep. When hunted it makes a determined resistance, and emits a scent so strong as even to sicken the dogs, who nevertheless are exceedingly fond of the sport, and cannot be got to pursue any other game while the stench of the zibeth is in their nostrils.

  • His son Yahya, still a youth, fled to Balkh in Khorasan, but was discovered at last and hunted down, till he fell sword in hand under Walid II.

  • The unfortunate fanatics were hunted down and massacred to the last man, and thereby the ties that bound the Abbasids to the ultra-Shiites were severed.

  • A great many volunteers from all parts, who offered their services, were hunted down as rioters by the Turkish generals, who were wholly absorbed by their own interests.

  • However, the Russians came in 1805, and in 1812 founded on Bodega Bay a post they held till 1841, whence they traded and hunted (even in San Francisco Bay) for furs.

  • This animal is hunted and killed for its skin and its horn.

  • Martens and otters are to some extent hunted for their skins.

  • By preference the condor feeds on carrion, but it does not hesitate to attack sheep, goats and deer, and for this reason it is hunted down by the shepherds, who, it is said, train their dogs to look up and bark at the condors as they fly overhead.

  • They were important sources of food-supply to the natives, and are hunted by the colonists, both for sport and on account of the damage they do in consuming grass required for cattle and sheep. A few species are found in New Guinea, and the adjacent islands, which belong, in the zoological sense, to the Australian province, beyond the bounds of which none occurs.

  • Many perished in the burn, and the demoralized fugitives were hunted by the peasantry until they re-crossed the English border.

  • The hue and cry was out against him; henceforth he led a hunted life, preaching and ministering to Catholics in Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and Lancashire.

  • In India these animals are hunted with foxhounds or greyhounds, and from their cunning and pluck afford excellent sport.

  • The Maillotins, as the Parisian insurgents were named from the weapon they used, gained the upper hand in Paris, and were able temporarily to make terms, but the commune of Rouen was abolished, and the Tuchins, as the marauders in Languedoc were called, were pitilessly hunted down.

  • Boadicea took poison; thousands of Britons fell in the fight or were hunted down in the ensuing guerrilla.

  • Of marine mammals, whales are hunted far to the N.

  • The walrus, hunted for its ivory tusks, and the sea otter, rarest and most valuable of Alaskan fur animals, are near extermination; the blue fox is now bred for its pelt on the Aleutians and the southern continental coast; the skins of the black and silver fox are extremely rare, and in general the whole fur industry is discouragingly decadent.

  • This detachment in turn followed up its advantage until as Francis himself expressed it, "the whole camp turned out" to aid the landsknechts and "hunted out" the Swiss.

  • In elephant-hunting iron bullets weighing a quarter of a pound are used; throwing-clubs are employed for small game, and lions are hunted with the spear.

  • Throughout the Ukraine the Polish gentry were hunted down, flayed and burnt alive, blinded and sawn asunder.

  • " Commandoes " or war-bands were sent out against them, and they were hunted down like wild beasts.

  • Similar remains have been met with in the caves of Wales, and in England as far north as Derbyshire (Cresswell), proving that over the whole of southern and middle England men, in precisely the same stage of rude civilization, hunted the rhinoceros, the mammoth and other extinct animals.

  • The enemy was checked, beaten off, followed up rapidly whenever he changed his base of operation, and hunted repeatedly all across England.

  • In the next year he returned in arms, raised Wessex in revolt, and compelled the king to in-law him again, to restore his earldom, and to dismiss with ignominy the Norman favorites who were hunted over seas.

  • But his followers were being hunted, and imprisoned or forced to recant, all through the later years of Richard II.

  • The earl and his son-in-law Clarence were hunted out of the realm before they could collect their partisans, and fled to France; Edward seemed for the first time to be master in his own realm.

  • It has been maintained that they were formerly spread over the whole of the Scandinavian peninsula, and they have even been considered the remnants of that primeval race of cave-dwellers which hunted the reindeer over the snow-fields of central and western Europe.

  • The Papuan varies his vegetable diet with the flesh of the wild pig, wallabi and other small animals, which are hunted with dogs.

  • Sanders perished obscurely in 1581, and in 1583 Desmond himself was hunted down and killed in the Kerry mountains.

  • Elephants are hunted for the sake of their ivory.

  • Hunted down by the Inquisition and quickly abandoned by the nobles of the district, the Albigenses became more and more scattered, hiding in the forests and mountains, and only meeting surreptitiously.

  • He successfully hunted down Brenda Washington, no easy chore.

  • Even the trash-can liner newspaper that caused us to be hunted down by reward-sniffing hounds has backed off, terminating their contest.

  • Massey was out on parole and was so incensed at his capture ruining his life he hunted her down.

  • You see, guys who just hunted down women looked down on the children snatchers and the scum that took on little girls thought they were a rank better than the little boy snatchers.

  • There is on one to connect me to New Hampshire though this little group who thought they were so clever hiding in that silly business in Keene might suspect that the one they hunted is now hunting them!

  • What he remembered of the Watchers came from the Schism, when they'd openly hunted and killed Naturals—humans with extraordinary gifts—that they felt were threats to them.

  • She tied the lengths of rope together and hunted for and found the perfect boulder in the cave: a loose, rounded rock the size of both her fists that was light enough for her to throw.

  • Rhyn was weak but drew only what he needed to survive; he was both hunter and hunted.

  • Instead, the women gave him open looks of lust and approval, as if he were the hunted and they the lionesses lining up to take their turns at him.

  • Her look of soul-deep sorrow touched him, and he recalled what he felt as a youth to find his father and mother dead and his family hunted and forced out of their own home.

  • Jackson hunted him down, beat him mercilessly, and then threatened to stake him if he ever went near Sarah again.

  • I haven't hunted since before the day I met you in the park.

  • Maybe you would feel better if you went out and hunted.

  • How did a man who hunted animals to eat become a veterinarian?

  • Because apparently, to humans, explosions were more interesting than the fact they were watching him – a creature that hunted humans – cook their food.

  • He was hunted in his own house.

  • The underbrush will impede the progress of the hunted animal.

  • Although Foxe hunted high and low for his kind benefactor, he never found out who he was.

  • Apache warrior women who battled along side their brothers and hunted the buffalo of the plains.

  • bungled burglary, they are unknowingly being hunted by a hit man.

  • Both witness to a bungled burglary, they are unknowingly being hunted by a hit man.

  • CONSERVATION MANAGEMENT From the 1930's, mechanized hunting parties from the north hunted the oryx, gazelles and houbara bustard.

  • Many had incredible adventures, chased by wild animals, hunted by cannibals, discovering lost worlds.

  • Their efforts would often be thwarted by the army of Excise men who continually hunted for the illegal contraband.

  • Ducks and partridges are also common, but all birds are hunted widely and many are becoming uncommon, including the endangered Siberian crane.

  • Once they have been hunted for 2 to 3 days they become decoy, call and flag shy.

  • What are normal values from which hunted red deer readily recover?

  • They were hunted down and killed as animals, their sacred sites desecrated and their beliefs derided.

  • The hunted animal can be chased for long distances by hunts, maybe for ten or more miles.

  • It has thus been hunted and nearly exterminated all over the world.

  • Swallows collect in their thousands to roost in the reed beds and are hunted by the elegant hobby falcon.

  • He again came to Stamford in 1646 but this time as a hunted fugitive.

  • In upland areas up to 25% of the stoats killed by gamekeepers are hunted with dogs.

  • Each outcry of the hunted hare A fiber from the brain does tear.

  • It is not only red deer stags that are hunted, hinds are hunted also.

  • Having survived an earlier shooting it was hunted by the hounds then savaged below ground by the terrier.

  • The hunted fox is either killed immediately by the leading hound or he gets clean away.

  • The humpback whale was heavily hunted in Scottish waters, adding to the estimated 250,000 humpbacks killed worldwide.

  • hunted red deer readily recover?

  • hunted hare A fiber from the brain does tear.

  • The generally law-abiding motorist feels like a hunted animal.

  • manage to escape only to be hunted by The Ghost.

  • As their situation grows more perilous, the two strangers struggle to find out who Bourne really is and why they are being hunted.

  • Like hunted prey, their eyes brim with fear.

  • What are normal values from which hunted red deer readily recover?

  • Martens, properly so-called, were hunted with great zeal.

  • Both carry the powerful image of a hunted stag in water surrounded by hounds with the slogan Hunting is 100% Cruel.

  • stoats killed by gamekeepers are hunted with dogs.

  • suffer as a result of being hunted and killed by dogs.

  • barn swallows (Hirundo rustica) were hunted by a Sparrow hawk (Accipiter nisus ).

  • The main season started in November and ran through to April, when many of the hunted vixens were pregnant.

  • wily, fox is cunning Always hunted, ever running.

  • It is hunted chiefly for the sake of the ivory of its immense tusks, of which it yields the principal source of supply to the European market, and the desire to obtain which is rapidly leading to the extermination of the species.

  • that the maiden Artemis hunted on its banks, or that the flow of its waters was gentle and maiden-like.

  • The Unitarians were relentlessly hunted down and a veritable reign of terror ensued.

  • The suppression of Roman Catholicism was zealously pursued by Cromwell; the priests were hunted down and imprisoned or exiled to Spain or Barbados, the mass was everywhere forbidden, and the only liberty allowed was that of conscience, the Romanist not being obliged to attend Protestant services.

  • Hunted to the ground and broken-hearted, Frederick expired at the end of 1250 in his Apulian castle of Fiorentino.

  • This tyrant had made himself justly odious; and when he was hunted to death in 1259, the triumph was less for the Guelph cause than for humanity outraged by the iniquities of such a monster.

  • Still, the reindeer frequents it for its lichens, and on the drier slopes of the moraine deposits there occur four species of lemming, hunted by the Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus).

  • From that time he was hunted from place to place, though his wide connexions with the nobility and the friendship of his numerous followers provided for him secure hiding-places and for his books a large circulation.

  • revoked the privileges of the Jews in Poland, when the Turkish capture of Constantinople (1453) offered a new asylum for the hunted Jews of Europe.

  • It was hunted in England and in Europe on foot and on horseback with dogs, while the weapon of attack was always the spear.

  • In Europe the wild boar is still hunted with dogs, but the spear, except when used in emergencies and for giving the coup de grace, has been given up for the gun.

  • The king fish and tarpon are hunted for sport, while mullet, shad, redsnappers, pompano, trout, sheepshead and Spanish mackerel are of great economic value.

  • It is hunted by the blacks with trained dingoes; the flesh is much prized by the blacks, but the presence of a worm between the muscles and the skin renders it less inviting to Europeans.

  • On land reindeer were formerly hunted, to their practical extinction in the south, but in the districts of Godthaab, Sukkertoppen and Holstensborg there are still many reindeer.

  • De Wet, after escaping from Brandwater Basin, was hunted north-westward, and crossed into the Transvaal, where, joining the local guerrilla bands, he surrounded an infantry brigade at Fredrikstad.

  • By judicious use of the railway Kitchener concentrated sufficient troops in the colony to cope with the attempt, and, after being hunted for eighteen days, De Wet escaped back into the Orange River Colony with the loss of all his guns, munitions of war and half his force.

  • conquerors of Assyria, who carried his arms towards Armenia on the north and Cappadocia on the west; he hunted wild bulls in the Lebanon and was presented with a crocodile by the Egyptian king.

  • "It is almost impossible that a state so disorganized and corrupt as Florence then was should produce men of parts and character, but if by chance any such should arise they would be hated and persecuted, their dispositions would be soured by indignation, or they would be hunted from their country or die of grief" (Benedette Varchi).

  • Kinloch, it is hunted by "tracking the animal on a single elephant until he is at last found in his lair, or perhaps standing quite unconscious PIG.

  • It is hunted by the Arabs for its flesh and to test the speed of their horses and greyhounds; it is during these hunting parties that the young are captured for menagerie purposes.

  • The persons in question were not to be hunted out, but if they were reported and were found guilty, they were to be punished.

  • The lower tribes hunted their enemies as they hunted animals.

  • buds and leaves, and are hunted by the natives of the lands in which they live for the sake of their hides and flesh.

  • mile was the forest of Soignies with great numbers of stags, red and roe deer, that were hunted on horseback even under the ramparts of the town.

  • Throughout the Ukraine the gentry were hunted down, flayed, burnt, blinded and sawn asunder.

  • He hunted down the Carbonari and the Freemasons; he took the strongest measures against political agitation in theatres.

  • They in turn are much hunted for the sake of their delicate flesh.

  • It generally inhabits woody districts, and can climb trees with facility when hunted, but usually lives on or near the ground, among rocks, bushes and roots and low branches of large trees.

  • hunted elephants, probably situated on the Euphrates.

  • All over the earth we meet with such periodically recurrent ceremonies of expelling demons and ghosts, who usually are given a meal before being hunted back into their graves.

  • The rest surrendered or were hunted down, the fate of Chitu, one of the most notorious, being to perish in a tiger's den.

  • The Abbasids hunted their enemies down without mercy.

  • For the next two years all Hungary was convulsed by a horrible civil war, during which the unhappy young king, who fought for his heritage to the last with desperate valour, was driven from one end of his kingdom to the other like a hunted beast.

  • Driven by persecution from Moravia, hunted into mountain-caves and forests, they had scarcely secured a place of refuge in Saxony before, " though a mere handful in numbers, yet with the spirit of men banded for daring and righteous deeds, they formed the heroic design, and vowed the execution of it before God, of bearing the gospel to the savage and perishing tribes of Greenland and the West Indies, of whose condition report had brought a mournful rumour to their ears.

  • Hunted hither and thither, he wandered on foot or cruised restlessly in open boats among the many barren isles of the Scottish shore,enduring the greatest hardships with marvellous courage and cheerfulness.

  • districts that immediately succeed the region of glaciers, and it is there only they can be successfully hunted.

  • Seals are hunted in Krasnovodsk Bay.

  • In the papyrus marshes the hippopotamus was slain with harpoons, the wild boar, too, was probably hunted, and the sportsman brought down wild-fowl with the boomerang, or speared or angled for fish.

  • Aard-varks are hunted for their skins; but.

  • On the 9th of February 1304 Comyn with his companions submitted; they hunted Wallace, who had returned from the continent, and on the 24th of July the brave Oliphant surrendered Stirling on terms of a degrading nature.

  • The animals chiefly hunted were the gazelle, ibex, oryx, stag, wild ox, wild sheep, hare and porcupine; also the ostrich for its plumes, and the fox, jackal, wolf, hyaena and leopard for their skins, or as enemies of the farm-yard.

  • With this horn he hunted the first pack of foxhounds then in England fifty-five years.

  • These extracts do not finally decide the point, because both Mr Boothby's and Lord Arundel's hounds may have hunted other game besides fox, just as in Edward IV.'s time there were "fox dogs" though not kept exclusively for fox.

  • Complaints are often raised about the cruelty of what is called tame stag hunting, and it became a special subject of criticism that a pack should still be kept at the Royal kennels at Ascot (it was abolished in 1901) and hunted by the Master of the Buckhounds; but it is the constant endeavour of all masters and hunt servants to prevent the infliction of any injury on the deer.

  • Their efforts in this direction are seldom unsuccessful; and it appears to be a fact that stags which are hunted season after season come to understand that they are in no grave danger.

  • The jackal, and not the fox, is usually the animal hunted by the packs of hounds occasionally kept by Europeans.

  • If hunted, the elephant must be attacked on foot, and the sport is therefore dangerous, especially as the animal has but few parts vulnerable to a bullet.

  • He was essentially a rustic god,"a wood-spirit conceived in the form of a goat," living in woods and caves, and traversing the tops of the mountains; he protected and gave fertility to flocks; he hunted and fished; and sported and danced with the mountain nymphs.

  • In the wild state it does great damage among poultry, and frequently makes off with the young of swine and sheep. When hunted it makes a determined resistance, and emits a scent so strong as even to sicken the dogs, who nevertheless are exceedingly fond of the sport, and cannot be got to pursue any other game while the stench of the zibeth is in their nostrils.

  • But Ibn Zobair refused, and the Medinians, of whom the majority probably had never before seen a prince's court, however simple, were only confirmed in their rancour against Yazid, and told many horrible tales about his profligacy, that he hunted and held wild orgies with Bedouin sheikhs, and had no religion.

  • His son Yahya, still a youth, fled to Balkh in Khorasan, but was discovered at last and hunted down, till he fell sword in hand under Walid II.

  • The unfortunate fanatics were hunted down and massacred to the last man, and thereby the ties that bound the Abbasids to the ultra-Shiites were severed.

  • A great many volunteers from all parts, who offered their services, were hunted down as rioters by the Turkish generals, who were wholly absorbed by their own interests.

  • However, the Russians came in 1805, and in 1812 founded on Bodega Bay a post they held till 1841, whence they traded and hunted (even in San Francisco Bay) for furs.

  • This animal is hunted and killed for its skin and its horn.

  • Martens and otters are to some extent hunted for their skins.

  • By preference the condor feeds on carrion, but it does not hesitate to attack sheep, goats and deer, and for this reason it is hunted down by the shepherds, who, it is said, train their dogs to look up and bark at the condors as they fly overhead.

  • They were important sources of food-supply to the natives, and are hunted by the colonists, both for sport and on account of the damage they do in consuming grass required for cattle and sheep. A few species are found in New Guinea, and the adjacent islands, which belong, in the zoological sense, to the Australian province, beyond the bounds of which none occurs.

  • The guanaco is hunted for its skin, which, when dressed, makes an attractive rug or robe.

  • Many perished in the burn, and the demoralized fugitives were hunted by the peasantry until they re-crossed the English border.

  • The hue and cry was out against him; henceforth he led a hunted life, preaching and ministering to Catholics in Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and Lancashire.

  • In India these animals are hunted with foxhounds or greyhounds, and from their cunning and pluck afford excellent sport.

  • The Maillotins, as the Parisian insurgents were named from the weapon they used, gained the upper hand in Paris, and were able temporarily to make terms, but the commune of Rouen was abolished, and the Tuchins, as the marauders in Languedoc were called, were pitilessly hunted down.

  • Boadicea took poison; thousands of Britons fell in the fight or were hunted down in the ensuing guerrilla.

  • Of marine mammals, whales are hunted far to the N.

  • The walrus, hunted for its ivory tusks, and the sea otter, rarest and most valuable of Alaskan fur animals, are near extermination; the blue fox is now bred for its pelt on the Aleutians and the southern continental coast; the skins of the black and silver fox are extremely rare, and in general the whole fur industry is discouragingly decadent.

  • This detachment in turn followed up its advantage until as Francis himself expressed it, "the whole camp turned out" to aid the landsknechts and "hunted out" the Swiss.

  • In elephant-hunting iron bullets weighing a quarter of a pound are used; throwing-clubs are employed for small game, and lions are hunted with the spear.

  • Throughout the Ukraine the Polish gentry were hunted down, flayed and burnt alive, blinded and sawn asunder.

  • " Commandoes " or war-bands were sent out against them, and they were hunted down like wild beasts.

  • Similar remains have been met with in the caves of Wales, and in England as far north as Derbyshire (Cresswell), proving that over the whole of southern and middle England men, in precisely the same stage of rude civilization, hunted the rhinoceros, the mammoth and other extinct animals.

  • The enemy was checked, beaten off, followed up rapidly whenever he changed his base of operation, and hunted repeatedly all across England.

  • In the next year he returned in arms, raised Wessex in revolt, and compelled the king to in-law him again, to restore his earldom, and to dismiss with ignominy the Norman favorites who were hunted over seas.

  • But his followers were being hunted, and imprisoned or forced to recant, all through the later years of Richard II.

  • The earl and his son-in-law Clarence were hunted out of the realm before they could collect their partisans, and fled to France; Edward seemed for the first time to be master in his own realm.

  • It has been maintained that they were formerly spread over the whole of the Scandinavian peninsula, and they have even been considered the remnants of that primeval race of cave-dwellers which hunted the reindeer over the snow-fields of central and western Europe.

  • The Papuan varies his vegetable diet with the flesh of the wild pig, wallabi and other small animals, which are hunted with dogs.

  • Sanders perished obscurely in 1581, and in 1583 Desmond himself was hunted down and killed in the Kerry mountains.

  • Some fighting Catholics haunted woods and hills under the name of tories, afterwards given in derision to a great party, and were hunted down with as little compunction as the wolves to which they were compared.

  • Elephants are hunted for the sake of their ivory.

  • Troops, marines and militia were hurried to the scene, and the negroes were hunted down.

  • Hunted down by the Inquisition and quickly abandoned by the nobles of the district, the Albigenses became more and more scattered, hiding in the forests and mountains, and only meeting surreptitiously.

  • "I have hunted in every part of the room," the maid replied.

  • The king himself was obliged to hide in the wild woods while his foes hunted for him with hounds.

  • He is now being hunted with hounds, but I hope soon to see him king over all Scotland.

  • I took my "Reader for Beginners" and hunted for the words I knew; when I found them my joy was like that of a game of hide-and-seek.

  • But already a change is taking place, owing, not to an increased humanity, but to an increased scarcity of game, for perhaps the hunter is the greatest friend of the animals hunted, not excepting the Humane Society.

  • A likely thing, killing a fox our dogs had hunted!

  • Having ridden up to Nicholas, Ilagin raised his beaver cap and said he much regretted what had occurred and would have the man punished who had allowed himself to seize a fox hunted by someone else's borzois.

  • Natasha looked from one to the other as a hunted and wounded animal looks at the approaching dogs and sportsmen.

  • Martens, properly so-called, were hunted with great zeal.

  • Both carry the powerful image of a hunted stag in water surrounded by hounds with the slogan Hunting is 100% Cruel.

  • The Inquiry similarly confirmed that deer and hares suffer as a result of being hunted and killed by dogs.

  • Barn swallows (Hirundo rustica) were hunted by a Sparrow hawk (Accipiter nisus).

  • The main season started in November and ran through to April, when many of the hunted vixens were pregnant.

  • Fox is wily, fox is cunning Always hunted, ever running.

  • The animals shed their antlers every year, which makes this material very plentiful, as the animals don't have to be hunted in order to attain the antlers.

  • The film is a thriller in which a group of girls try to cover up the accidental death of one of their sorority sisters, only to find that they're being hunted by a serial killer.

  • In the wild, dogs hunted and foraged for food.

  • When a deer was hunted, its meat fed the people, its pelt warmed them and its horns and hooves were carved into beautiful beads to adorn them.

  • When people hunted game for food and ate foods that had not been hybridized, they accepted strongly flavored food as normal.

  • Fear not, fellow MMOG enthusiast, because we've hunted down five great games for you to enjoy.

  • Already out in Europe, Call of Juarez is a Wild West-themed first person adventure/shooter where you control two unique characters on opposing quests: one is the hunter, the other the hunted.

  • Hunted by a mysterious and violent race called the Ing, she must explore the doomed planet on the light and dark to discover its secrets and stop the chaos.

  • As you eat more and more, you grow in size, and the hunted becomes the hunter, giving you the opportunity to munch on fish that were chasing after you just moments ago.

  • Once a vampire, she hunted his cohorts one by one, leaving him until last.

  • Among vampires, Alice is special for her gifts and she remembers nothing of her past, although James reveals that a vampire he hunted turned her.

  • The mysterious vampire apparently held great affection for the mad little girl Alice once was and he did not want James to hunt Alice as James hunted Bella in the first Twilight.

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