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Princeton's WordNet

  1. manhuntnoun

    an organized search (by police) for a person (charged with a crime)

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  1. List of paraphrases for "manhunt":

    chasing, chase, hunt

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  1. Albert Kobia:

    Some guns were stolen. We have launched a manhunt for the attackers.

  2. State Police Captain Stephen Jones:

    There's not a massive manhunt going on.

  3. Ted Kaczynski:

    Quite frankly, if you’re going to strictly put it in the category of manhunt or wanted person, probably with the exception of Osama Bin Laden … it may still be to this day that the unabomber manhunt was the most expensive one in law enforcement, criminal justice history.

  4. Jonathan Gilliam:

    You can't sustain this type of a manhunt for very long, it's just too much of a vacuum of all other resources.

  5. David Hopkinson:

    It wasn't a manhunt. We got to the scene and made the arrest.

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