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  Words related to pursue

Related / Similar Words: quest for, go after, quest after, follow, prosecute, engage, follow up on, act on

 

Definition:
  • go in search of or hunt for; "pursue a hobby";
  • follow in or as if in pursuit; "The police car pursued the suspected attacker"; "Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life";
  • carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; "She pursued many activities"; "They engaged in a discussion";
  • carry further or advance; "Can you act on this matter soon?";

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    Hyponyms: stalk, chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track, haunt, close, politick, run down, check out

     

    Grouped Verbs: surveil, follow, survey

     

    Derivational Morphology: pursuit, pursuance, quest, follower, chase, following, pursuer, chaser, pastime, interest, engagement, participation, involvement, involution, prosecution

     

    Anagrams: supper, purser, peruse

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 追求   Dutch: achtervolgen  
    Finnish: ajaa takaa   French: poursuivre  
    German: verfolgen   Hungarian: folytatni  
    Italian: perseguire   Japanese: 追跡  
    Korean: 뒤쫓다   Portuguese: perseguir  
    Russian: преследовать   Serbian: гонити  
    Spanish: perseguir   Swedish: förfölja  
     
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