General English

  • noun the action of looking for something

General Science

  • noun the activity of following and killing wild animals for sport

Cars & Driving


  • noun the process of searching out a data record in a file


  • A condition in which there are oscillations or other fluctuations about a given desired value, as may occur in an automatic control system when the controlled variable swings back and forth around the intended value. Hunting may be due to any of various factors, such as overcompensation, or inherent instabilities in a given system.