boarhound


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boar·hound

 (bôr′hound′)
n.
A large dog, such as the Great Dane, used originally for hunting wild boars.

boarhound

(ˈbɔːˌhaʊnd)
n
(Animals) a hound used to chase boar
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Noun1.boarhound - large hound used in hunting wild boars
hound, hound dog - any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears
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If Apollo and the other gods will grant our prayer, your own boarhounds shall get you into some quiet little place, and worry you to death.
The lion tamer crawled after it with all haste, and the faithful boarhound was kept close at hand," the report continued.
The report said: "The lion tamer crawled after it with all haste, and the faithful boarhound was kept close at hand.