- Scavenger hunt is a game where you are given a list of things you have to find.
An example of a scavenger hunt is when you are given 15 items which you have to acquire after talking to the neighbors.
a game, as at a party, in which persons are sent out to bring back a number of prescribed, miscellaneous items without buying them
A game in which individuals or teams try to locate and bring back miscellaneous items on a list.
(plural scavenger hunts)