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1. chase

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪs'] go after with the intent to catch.

Synonyms

  • pursue
  • give chase
  • trail
  • track
  • follow
  • run down
  • quest
  • hunt
  • tree
  • tail
  • tag
  • dog
  • hound
  • trace
  • go after

Antonyms

  • obverse
  • detach
  • ride
  • closing

Etymology

  • chacier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • captiare (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Chase

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  • }close-brace
  • worst-case
  • }right-brace
  • right-brace
  • misplace
  • interlace
  • displace
  • disgrace
  • retrace
  • lambastes
  • embrace
  • degrace
  • replace
  • incase
  • encase
  • deface
  • debase
  • trace
  • space
  • place
  • grace
  • glace
  • frace
  • erase
  • efface
  • drace

Example sentences of the word chase


1. Verb, base form
Poodles are not likely to chase or hurt cats they encounter outside your home.

2. Adjective
Cats love things they can scratch, chew, and chase things like balls, wands, and scratchers.

Quotes containing the word chase


1. I am a happy camper so I guess I’m doing something right. Happiness is like a butterfly; the more you chase it, the more it will elude you, but if you turn your attention to other things, it will come and sit softly on your shoulder.
- Henry David Thoreau

2. I really think that technology has the greatest potential to accelerate happiness of most things in the world. The companies that will ultimately do well are the companies that chase happiness. If you find a way to help people find love, or health or friendship, the dollar will chase that.
- Ashton Kutcher

3. I want to get the words "Courage"and "Bravery"tattooed across my back, so people could associate me with those things as they read them while they chase me.
- Jarod Kintz, I Want

2. chase

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪs'] the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture.

Synonyms

  • tailing
  • tracking
  • movement
  • trailing
  • motion
  • pursual
  • stalking
  • pursuit
  • shadowing
  • move
  • following

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • natural object
  • precede
  • disobey

Etymology

  • chacier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • captiare (Latin)

3. Chase

noun. United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873).

Synonyms

  • Salmon P. Chase

4. chase

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪs'] a rectangular metal frame used in letterpress printing to hold together the pages or columns of composed type that are printed at one time.

Antonyms

  • disoblige

Etymology

  • chacier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • captiare (Latin)

5. chase

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪs'] cut a groove into.

Antonyms

  • beginning

Etymology

  • chacier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • captiare (Latin)

6. chase

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪs'] cut a furrow into a columns.

Synonyms

  • furrow
  • chamfer

Antonyms

  • forfeit
  • inactivity
  • front

Etymology

  • chacier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • captiare (Latin)

7. chase

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪs'] pursue someone sexually or romantically.

Synonyms

  • chase after
  • woo
  • solicit
  • romance

Antonyms

  • retreat
  • boo
  • moving
  • motionlessness

Etymology

  • chacier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • captiare (Latin)
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