- follow or chase (someone or something)；persistently seek to form a sexual relationship with (someone)
verb: pursue, 3rd person present: pursues, gerund or present participle: pursuing, past tense: pursued, past participle: pursued
- 1. follow or chase (someone or something) the officer pursued the van a heavily indebted businessman was being pursued by creditors 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ persistently seek to form a sexual relationship with (someone) Sophie was being pursued by a number of men 同義詞
- ▪ seek to attain or accomplish (a goal) over a long period should people pursue their own happiness at the expense of others? 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ archaic, literary (of something unpleasant) persistently afflict (someone) mercy lasts as long as sin pursues man
- 2. continue or proceed along (a path or route) the road pursued a straight course over the scrubland
- ▪ engage in (an activity or course of action) Andrew was determined to pursue a computer career the council decided not to pursue an appeal 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ continue to investigate or explore (an idea or argument) we shall not pursue the matter any further 同義詞 反義詞
- follow (someone or something) in order to catch or attack them: the officer pursued the van a heavily indebted businessman was being pursued by creditors
Oxford American Dictionary
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