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1. One who hunts predatory animals in order to collect a bounty.
2. One who pursues a criminal or fugitive for whom a reward is offered.
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a person who hunts outlaws or wild animals for the bounty offered for capturing or killing them.
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|Noun||1.||bounty hunter - someone who pursues fugitives or criminals for whom a reward is offered|
|2.||bounty hunter - a hunter who kills predatory wild animals in order to collect a bounty|
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