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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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Every game is going to be hard so to lose a man that early, you are just chasing the game.
Brighton, led by Radhi Knapp (20), were always chasing the game.
It was only when Lawrence reverted to a 3-5-2 formation, when chasing the game late on, that City looked like getting an equaliser.
Town looked to hold onto their lead into the break but a softly conceded free kick on the edge of the box was fired home by Mark Truffas to half the deficit and it was the visitors who came out after the break strongest as first Ben Hardcastle levelled before Mark Battersby fired home a third from the penalty spot, and with Town chasing the game added further goals through James Brooks and Phil Howard to send Town tumbling out.
Bay's efforts paid off when Louisha Doran scored to make it 4-1, but with Kinmel chasing the game and the injuries taking their toll on a small squad, Mardy added two late goals.
If you go a goal behind then you are chasing the game and taking risks and throwing caution to the wind and a well organised opposition will take advantage, they will find space and they will put the ball in your net.
But here we were on the receiving end, and chasing the game after gifting them early goals.
Ireland got it right and we were always chasing the game.
There was a funny atmosphere in the changing room before the game thinking back, that everyone was kind of waiting for someone else to spark something and pick us up, and then the next thing we go behind and we are chasing the game and it is always difficult from then.
But in the fourth quarter they made some shots and got some breathing room and we were chasing the game after that.
But we just found ourselves chasing the game and our defence wasn't good enough.
Then they got an early jump in the third period and we were chasing the game.
And with Darlington chasing the game in the second half, they were picked off.
With County chasing the game, Bath never relaxed their grip and when Richard Evans fired a snap-shot from 20 yards on 27 minutes the giant frame of Paul Evans in the Bath goal was equal to the effort.
A: It was and we chased the game and as we found out in recent matches it is easier to play when other teams are chasing the game.