hound (one)(redirected from hounding us)
slang One who pursues or seeks to consume (something) obsessively or compulsively. Commonly used in vulgar combinations. I went through a phase of being a bit of an autograph hound when I lived in Hollywood. Geez, if we go to the bar a third time this week, we're gonna look like a couple of boozehounds!
1. To hunt, chase, or pursue one relentlessly. Police hounded the suspect for days, pursuing him as far as the border to Mexico, where he was finally arrested.
2. To badger, hector, or pester one, especially persistently or relentlessly. I wish my boss would stop hounding me about that report. The press hounded the president about the country's involvement in the foreign war.
See also: hound
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