coursing


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coursing

1. hunting with hounds or dogs that follow their quarry by sight
2. a sport in which hounds are matched against one another in pairs for the hunting of hares by sight
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Our life and vigour came back to us, our feeble pulses grew strong again, and the blood went coursing through our veins.
He is dressed in long robes of gray which, methinks, are of poor seeming; but the horse he rideth upon hath the richest coursing that ever I saw.
Well, I am like any other dog as long as it's not a question of coursing.
She looked at the sky once, and saw that no star was keen enough to pierce the flight of watery clouds now coursing rapidly before the west wind.