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To follow or chase after
“The police would relentlessly pursue Niko Bellic after he robbed a bank.”
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To go in search of, especially on the trail of
“The bounty hunter would begin to pursue his target after being given a tip-off.”
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To conduct or devote oneself to
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“He chose to pursue his research abroad because local ecology had already been comprehensively studied.”
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To have as one's goal
“Alexis broke ranks with the association to pursue her own artistic goals.”
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To investigate or delve into
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“Police have enlisted the help of international specialists to help them pursue this line of inquiry.”
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To seek a social or romantic alliance with
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“He would doggedly pursue the object of his infatuation for the best part of five years.”
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To pester or harass (someone) in an aggressive or persistent manner
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To make an effort at doing something
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To acquire new information or skill
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(of a quality of skill) To foster the growth or development of
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Take action
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To direct one's hopes or ambitions towards achieving something
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To enact or establish (a rule or law)
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To act on an opportunity
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Concentrate on specific area
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Take up with
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To intend or plan to do something
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To persist steadfastly in pursuit of a goal, especially despite challenges
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(proceed with) To begin a course of action
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To ask for something, especially earnestly or forcefully
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To begin or start an activity or habit
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