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German raconteur who told preposterous stories about his adventures as a soldier and hunter; his name is now associated with any telling of exaggerated stories or winning lies (1720-1797) Baron Munchausen , Karl Friedrich Hieronymus von Munchhausen , Munchausen , Munchhausen
hunt in which beaters force the game to flee in the direction of the hunter battue
worker who rouses wild game from under cover for a hunter beater
hunter of dangerous people or animals bounty hunter
criminal hunter who seeks the reward bounty hunter
hunter who kills predatory wild animals in order to collect a bounty bounty hunter
nervous excitement of an inexperienced hunter buck fever
hunter of deer deer hunter
hunter of ducks duck hunter
mounted hunter who follows the hounds in pursuit of a fox fox hunter
canvas or leather bag for carrying game (especially birds) killed by a hunter gamebag
woman hunter huntress
(Old Testament) a famous hunter Nimrod
hunter in mythology Orion
(Greek mythology) a giant Boeotian hunter who pursued the Pleiades and was eventually slain by Artemis; was then placed in the sky as a constellation Orion
trail left by a person or an animal; what the hunter follows in pursuing game spoor
horse behind which a hunter hides while stalking game stalking-horse
screen consisting of a figure of a horse behind which a hunter hides while stalking game stalking-horse
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