track down

Definitions of track down
  1. verb
    pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals)
    synonyms: hunt, hunt down, run
    hunt
    search (an area) for prey
    run
    cause an animal to move fast
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    snipe
    hunt or shoot snipe
    whale
    hunt for whales
    ambush, still-hunt
    hunt (quarry) by stalking and ambushing
    turtle
    hunt for turtles, especially as an occupation
    drive
    hunting: chase from cover into more open ground
    drive
    hunting: search for game
    rabbit
    hunt rabbits
    fowl
    hunt fowl in the forest
    poach
    hunt illegally
    seal
    hunt seals
    ferret
    hunt with ferrets
    course
    hunt with hounds
    foxhunt
    hunt foxes, on horseback and with dogs
    jack, jacklight
    hunt with a jacklight
    hawk
    hunt with hawks
    falcon
    hunt with falcons
    fowl
    hunt fowl
    forage, scrounge
    collect or look around for (food)
    grouse
    hunt grouse
    rustle
    forage food
    type of:
    capture, catch
    capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping
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