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Overview of noun pursued

The noun pursued has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) pursued, chased

(a person who is being chased; "the film jumped back and forth from the pursuer to the pursued")


Overview of verb pursue

The verb pursue has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (11) prosecute, engage, pursue

(carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; "She pursued many activities"; "They engaged in a discussion")

2. (9) pursue, follow

(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")

3. (6) quest for, go after, quest after, pursue

(go in search of or hunt for; "pursue a hobby")

4. (4) pursue, follow up on, act on

(carry further or advance; "Can you act on this matter soon?")


Overview of adj pursued

The adj pursued has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) pursued

(followed with enmity as if to harm; "running and leaping like a herd of pursued antelopes")

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