What does the word chase mean?

Usage examples for chase

  1. Driscoll looked at his Missourians returning from the chase. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  2. This was my first and last experience in the chase. – The Reconciliation of Races and Religions by Thomas Kelly Cheyne
  3. It's been a long chase and a stern chase, but I have won at last. – The Lost Despatch by Natalie Sumner Lincoln