Meaning of “fox hunting” in the English Dictionary

"fox hunting" in British English

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fox huntingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈfɒks ˌhʌn.tɪŋ/ us /ˈfɑːks ˌhʌn.t̬ɪŋ/

the activity of hunting foxes for entertainment in which people on horses follow dogs which chase a fox and kill it when they catch it

fox hunt
noun [ C ] uk us

(Definition of “fox hunting” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)