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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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I don't believe you should take off your best players when you are chasing the game.
Skem were left chasing the game, but their hopes were dashed thanks to an acrobatic save by Spartans 'keeper Peter Jeffries from Josh Sumner and were finally ended as Danny Maguire converted from a breakaway late on.
Having a man sent off early like that, you are always going to be chasing the game.
But after a tardy start Garswood was soon chasing the game and could make only minor inroads on the principals through the final quarter mile, crossing the line in seventh place behind Dawn Approach.
Manager Mick McCarthy concurred with Stearman's view: "We started well in the second half but get undone by an unstoppable wonder strike which two goalkeepers wouldn't have stopped and the third one is incidental because we are chasing the game.
We fell behind early on and were chasing the game somewhat after that.
Tamworth's early goal left County chasing the game, something they have not been used to for the last year and midfielder Danny Rose believes they could be victims of their own success.
CELTIC were left chasing the game after they trailed to a controversial first half penalty in their Champions League third qualifying round first leg match in Braga.
First-half goals from Fraizer Campbell and Darren Bent left the Clarets chasing the game with Steve Thompson's strike for the Clarets in 82 minutes proving too little too late.
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.
As it was, they were chasing the game after Delve somehow allowed Liam Malone's tame effort to go through his fingers andit was only five minutes before the break that they drew level, Scott Armitage finishing well after Marcus Griffiths supplied the cross.
For 85 minutes we looked comfortable at the back, but we conceded a disappointing first goal, and we ended up chasing the game.
COVENTRY were chasing the game and kept on lumping long balls into the box, which we should have been able to deal with.
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.