pursuit

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Synonyms for pursuit

Synonyms for pursuit

the following of another in an attempt to overtake and capture

an attempting to accomplish or attain

a working at a profession or occupation

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Synonyms for pursuit

the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria

a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)

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It happened in Cheadle Hulme, Manchester, after a police car gave pursuit to a vehicle which failed to stop.
Larkhill Bird gave pursuit, but her challenge was ultimately seen off and it was Westmead Aoifa who proved the biggest threat late on, only to fail by a length to peg back the 41.
Police officers said the vehicle was being driven at high speed and gave pursuit.
Caloona Striker then gave pursuit, but the Wallis star wasn't for catching and stayed on well to score by just under two lengths in a new track record of 39.
Palacemews Lad gave pursuit, but in the end it was the last named kennel mate Blonde Bandit who got closest to the winner, eventually going down by two-and-a-half lengths in 23.