Definition of Hunting expedition
1. Noun. An overland journey by hunters (especially in Africa).
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Literary usage of Hunting expedition
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1. Travels in North America During the Years 1834, 1835 & 1836: Including a by Charles Augustus Murray (1839)
"hunting expedition on Turkey River.—Stratagem of our Indian Neighbours.—Bee- hunting.—A Stag bathing.—Disappointment.—Search for Deer. —A Doe shot. ..."
2. The Life and Adventures of Daniel Boone: The First Settler of Kentucky by Timothy Flint (1868)
"CHAPTER I. Birth of Daniel Boone—His early propensities—His pranks at schoo" —His first hunting expedition—And his encounter with a panther. ..."
3. Baldassare Castiglione: The Perfect Courtier : His Life and Letters, 1478-1529 by Julia Mary Cartwright Ady (1908)
"He gave the Count a pension of 200 crowns and invited him to join in a hunting expedition.1 This last invitation was a token of especial regard which none ..."
4. Five Years of a Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa: With by Roualeyn Gordon-Cumming (1850)
"CHAPTER I. Preparations for a hunting expedition — Cape Traders — Travelling— ... HAVING resolved to make a hunting expedition into the interior of Southern ..."