chase

Part of speech: verb

To drive away.

Part of speech: verb

To follow with intent to catch; pursue; hunt.

Part of speech: verb

To ornament by embossing.

Part of speech: noun

Earnest pursuit.

Part of speech: noun

That which is pursued.

Part of speech: noun

Hunting; hunters collectively; the hunt.

Part of speech: noun

A private game - preserve.

Part of speech: noun

A frame into which type is fastened, as for printing.

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Usage examples "chase":

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