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Synonyms of coursing

Noun


1. coursing, hunt, hunting

usage: hunting with dogs (usually greyhounds) that are trained to chase game (such as hares) by sight instead of by scent

Verb


1. course, traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across

usage: move swiftly through or over; "ships coursing the Atlantic"

2. run, flow, feed, course, move

usage: move along, of liquids; "Water flowed into the cave"; "the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi"

3. course, hunt, run, hunt down, track down

usage: hunt with hounds; "He often courses hares"

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