Definitions for "manhunt"
An organized search (by police) for a person (charged with a crime).
Manhunt is a 1959 syndicated crime series that stars Victor Jory as a San Diego police detecive. Patrick McVey also stars as a police reporter who works with Victor to apprehend the city's criminals. It was aired 78 episodes during 1959-1961.
Manhunt: The Search for America's Most Gorgeous Male Model is a reality television series hosted by Carmen Electra on the Bravo network. It follows a formula similar to UPN's America's Next Top Model, but with two differences. One, all the contestants are male, and two, there is a spy among the men.
Manhunt refers to several variant games, sometimes played by two teams, usually outdoors at nighttime. In some team versions, the goal of the game is for each team to amass more points than the other within a predetermined limit, or number of rounds. In the non-team version, the goal is simply to be the last one caught.
For a video game with the same name, see Manhunt (video game)