\pəsjˈuː], \pəsjˈuː], \p_ə_s_j_ˈuː]\
Definitions of PURSUE
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
To follow a matter judicially, as a complaining party; to act as a prosecutor.
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
v. t. [French, Latin] To follow with a view to overtake ; to chase;-to seek; to use measures to obtain:- to prosecute ; to be engaged in ; to continue;-to follow as an example ; to imitate ;--v.i. To go on; to proceed, especially in argument or discourse;--to follow a matter judicially, as a complaining party;--to persist in a suit or action :-imp & pp, pursued; ppr. pursuing.
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