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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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The police team spotted the robbers in Plaza Mexico and gave chase. The robbers allegedly shot at the lawmen, triggering a shootout.
A young saw this happening and gave chase but lost the mugger in the Park Street area.
Pankey gave chase and caught the man on Q Street west of Second Street, Lewis said.
SHOPWORKERS gave chase after a stone thief was spotted loading up a supermarket trolley.
""e sta member was exceptionally brave and gave chase while relaying details to police with a swift 999 call.
The man gave chase after The man gave chase after three men stole watches worth PS28,000 in a raid on his shop in the City OFLONDON.
The owner refused, and an immigration police officer in the premises at the time gave chase, but failed to arrest the suspect.
The submarine gave chase, but the superior speed of the Megantic enabled her to get clear of the Germans.
A BAHRAINI gave chase after he saw three men trying to dismantle his neighbour's car.
The crook grabbed the bike and rode off past the basketball court - past the owner and his friends who immediately gave chase.
After making the grab, he fled onto Bromsgrove Street, but the victim, a 32-year-old woman, gave chase. She lost him on Gooch Street North, but CCTV footage shows the offender discarding the handbag under a vehicle before running away.
WHEN he witnessed a child being snatched off the street, a brave dad gave chase with no thought of his own safety.
A MAN had his appointment for a trim cut short after he and his hairdresser gave chase to a thief who stole a mobile phone from the salon while he was in the barber's chair.
When Davies gave chase, Lavern, of Penarth, ran up to Davies to help him, but was stabbed in the chest.