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hound

1. noun HUNT, SPOR, ZOOL hunting or racing dog2. noun ZOOL any dog3. noun determined person4. noun pursuer of sth5. noun inescapable thing6. verb pursue7. verb nag, harass 1 noun HUNT, SPOR, ZOOL hunting or racing dog masc4 2 noun literary or humorous ZOOL any dogmadra masc4  c m ugadhar masc1  c m umy faithful old hound mo sheanmhadra dílis
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3 noun pejorative determined personbacach masc1  c m ubithiúnach masc1  c m ugadhar masc1  c m ushe's a real hound is sceartán ceart í, is geall le madra i ndiaidh giorria ípress hounds conairt na nuachtán 4 noun informal pursuer of sthhe was something of a publicity hound bhí an-tóir aige ar phoiblíocht, bhíodh sé i gcónaí ag tóraíocht poiblíochta 5 noun literary inescapable thingthe hound of hunger conairt an ocrais 6 verb pursue TRANSITIVEtéigh sa tóir artóir a chur arfiach verb  c m ushe was hounded all the way to London b'éigean di imeacht go Londain 7 verb nag, harass TRANSITIVEcráigh verb  c m uciap verb  c m uhe was hounded by the press bhí na nuachtáin á chrá, bhí na nuachtáin ag faire air i gcónaí, níor thug na nuachtáin aon suaimhneas dó