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Synonyms for chase

Synonyms for chase

to follow (another) with the intent of overtaking and capturing

to look for and pursue (game) in order to capture or kill it

the following of another in an attempt to overtake and capture

Synonyms for chase

the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873)

a rectangular metal frame used in letterpress printing to hold together the pages or columns of composed type that are printed at one time

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pursue someone sexually or romantically

cut a groove into

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cut a furrow into a columns

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Although, it turned out to be well below the mark as Sri Lanka chased down the target without facing too many problems as Kusal Perera turned on the heat with a well made 66 from 37 deliveries.
The man who was chased down by PC Graham was later charged with two counts of harassment.
He was chased down Kilmarnock's Queen's Drive at around 2.
Batting has become easier in recent years, however, and Pakistan chased down 322 to beat India under the floodlights in 2007, although a year earlier they had been skittled for just 89 by South Africa.
Cleveland Police said it was chased down the street and kicked by the yobs as it tried to escape in the attack, which occurred in the early hours of Sunday.
PALMDALE -- Two good Samaritans chased down thieves who stole a woman's purse Monday in east Palmdale, and recovered all the stolen property, a sheriff's official said.
With a flattop, muscles, and a working-class chip on her shoulder, Max Rabinowitz is butch in a way that gets her stared at, chased down dark New Jersey streets, and sometimes beaten up.
Building on past successes, students have raised production values and chased down stories.
The efficiency of the killers, who chased down the Tutsis at roadblocks and in the streets with sharpened sticks, nail-studded clubs and grenades, surpassed even that of the Nazis, some historians contend.
And late last year, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) announced that tuna caught when dolphins are chased down can be labeled "dolphin-safe" as long as no dolphins are injured--even though the agency found in an earlier report that this method indirectly kills dolphins through stress.
Not only is the patch the size of prey chased down by bigger animals such as tuna, the cookie-cutter has a relatively huge jaw perfectly suited to take a chunk out of a large, fast-moving fish.
For the next 30 years, black soldiers such as Jordan escorted wagon trains, chased down outlaws and fought Native-American warriors, including Geronimo of the Apaches and Satanta of the Kiowas.