Synonyms of hound in English:

hound


See definition of hound

noun

1

SYNONYMS

dog, hunting dog, canine, mongrel, cur

informal doggy, pooch, mutt

Australian informal mong, bitzer


verb

1‘she was hounded by the Italian press’

SYNONYMS

harass, persecute, harry, pester, bother, trouble, annoy, badger, torment, bedevil, keep after

nag, bully, browbeat, chivvy, keep on at, go on at

informal hassle, bug, give someone a hard time

North American informal devil, ride

Australian informal heavy

ANTONYMS

leave in peace

2‘his opponents used the allegations to hound him out of office’

SYNONYMS

force, drive, pressure, pressurize, propel, push, urge, coerce, impel, dragoon, strong-arm

informal bulldoze, railroad

British informal bounce

North American informal hustle

3‘he led the race from start to finish but was hounded all the way by Phillips’

SYNONYMS

pursue, chase, follow, shadow, give chase to, follow on the heels of, be hot on someone's heels

hunt, hunt down, stalk, track, trail

informal tail