you can't run with the hares and hunt with the hounds

you can't run with the hares and hunt with the hounds proverb you can't be loyal to both sides in a conflict or dispute.
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  • run — ► VERB (running; past ran; past part. run) 1) move at a speed faster than a walk, never having both or all feet on the ground at the same time. 2) move about in a hurried and hectic way. 3) pass or cause to pass: Helen ran her fingers through her …   English terms dictionary

  • run — see if you run after two hares you will catch neither you cannot run with the hare and hunt with the hounds he who fights and runs away, may live to fight another day the last drop makes the cup run over still waters run deep …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • runnable — run ► VERB (running; past ran; past part. run) 1) move at a speed faster than a walk, never having both or all feet on the ground at the same time. 2) move about in a hurried and hectic way. 3) pass or cause to pass: Helen ran her fingers through …   English terms dictionary

  • Fox hunting — For other uses, see Fox hunting (disambiguation). Master of foxhounds leads the field from Powderham Castle in Devon, England, with the hounds in front. Fox hunting is an activity involving the tracking, chase, and sometimes killing of a fox,… …   Wikipedia

  • Beagle — Infobox Dogbreed image caption = A tricolour Beagle name = Beagle altname = English Beagle [ [http://www.trainpetdog.com/Beagle/about beagle.html Beagle: Origin, Temperament, Training, Exercise ] ] country = England fcigroup = 6 fcisection = 1… …   Wikipedia

  • Oxford Dictionary of Proverbs, Thematic Index — absence absence makes the heart grow fonder he who is absent is always in the wrong the best of friends must part blue are the hills that are far away distance lends enchantment to the view out of sight, out of mind …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Coursing — is the pursuit of game or other animals by dogs chiefly greyhounds and other sighthounds catching their prey by speed, running by sight and not by scent. Coursing was a common hunting technique, practised by the nobility, the landed and wealthy,… …   Wikipedia

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