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Adjective
Out for
Adjective
Very durable
Adjective
Looking for
Noun
The act of engaging in a pursuit
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Engagement in an activity or course of action
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Heavily occupied, or busily involved in an important activity
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Present participle for to go after
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“The police would relentlessly pursue Niko Bellic after he had just robbed a bank.”
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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to conduct or devote oneself to
“He chose to pursue his research abroad because local ecology had already been comprehensively studied.”
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Present participle for to have as one's goal
“Alexis broke ranks with the association to pursue her own artistic goals.”
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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to seek a social or romantic alliance with
“He would doggedly pursue the object of his infatuation for the best part of five years.”
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(intransitive) Present participle for to persist in or proceed with an activity or action
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(followed by for) Present participle for to look for or seek
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Present participle for to make an effort
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Present participle for to acquire new information or skill
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Present participle for to persistently harass or bother
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(of a quality of skill) Present participle for to foster the growth or development of
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Present participle for take action
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Present participle for to direct one's hopes or ambitions towards achieving something
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Present participle for to act on an opportunity
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Present participle for cause or become hurt
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Present participle for concentrate on specific area
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Present participle for to set one's sights on acquiring or achieving something
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Present participle for take up with
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Present participle for to intend or plan to do something
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Present participle for to persist steadfastly in pursuit of a goal, especially despite challenges
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Present participle for to start doing or dealing with a task
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(proceed with) Present participle for to begin a course of action
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Present participle for to ask for something, especially earnestly or forcefully
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Present participle for bring to a conclusion
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Present participle for seek the favour, support, or custom of
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Present participle for to enact or establish
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Present participle for to continue without interruption
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Present participle for to occur or follow after, or as the consequence of, something
Preposition
In the middle of or preoccupied with
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