a children’s game in which the players look for a hidden slipper or other object, such as a thimble (hunt the thimble)
- Hunt the wumpus
games, history (Or “Wumpus”) /wuhm’p*s/ A famous fantasy computer game, created by Gregory Yob in about 1973. Hunt the Wumpus appeared in Creative Computing, Vol 1, No 5, Sep – Oct 1975, where Yob says he had come up with the game two years previously, after seeing the grid-based games Hurkle, Snark and Mugwump at […]
[hoon-doon] /ˈhunˈdun/ noun 1. a mythical Chinese being personifying chaos.
[hoo -nyo-dee] /ˈhʊ nyɒ di/ noun 1. János [yah-nawsh] /ˈyɑ nɔʃ/ (Show IPA), 1387?–1456, Hungarian soldier and national hero. /Hungarian ˈhunjɔdi/ noun 1. János (ˈjaːnoʃ). ?1387–1456, Hungarian general, who led Hungarian resistance to the Turks, defeating them notably at Belgrade (1456)
[hyoo-on or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu ɒn or, often, ˈyu-/ noun 1. a gulf of the Solomon Sea, on the E coast of New Guinea.