|1.||[ verb ] carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in|
"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|
"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|
"Can you act on this matter soon?"
|Related terms:||react run_down pursuance|