What does the word pursue mean?

Usage examples for pursue

  1. I saw him pursue her from tree to tree with the most flattering attention. – The Wit of a Duck and Other Papers by John Burroughs
  2. Pid saw no reason to pursue it. – Keep Your Shape by Robert Sheckley
  3. When the French arrived at the castle, they found to their disappointment that Colonna was gone, and they all agreed to pursue him. – The Boy's Book of Heroes by Helena Peake