1. [ verb ] carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in
Synonyms: engage prosecute

"She pursued many activities" "They engaged in a discussion"

Related terms: act close politick pastime pursuance
2. [ verb ] follow in or as if in pursuit
Synonyms: follow

"The police car pursued the suspected attacker" "Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life"

Related terms: travel chase haunt stalk follow pursuer follower
3. [ verb ] go in search of or hunt for
Synonyms: go_after quest_after quest_for

"pursue a hobby"

Related terms: search hunt
4. [ verb ] carry further or advance
Synonyms: act_on follow_up_on

"Can you act on this matter soon?"

Related terms: react run_down pursuance
Similar spelling:   purse