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Definition of Pursuit

Pursuit v. t. means: A following with a view to reach, accomplish, or obtain; endeavor to attain to or gain; as, the pursuit of knowledge; the pursuit of happiness or pleasure.

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Pursuit v. t. means: A following with a view to reach, accomplish, or obtain; endeavor to attain to or gain; as, the pursuit of knowledge; the pursuit of happiness or pleasure.

Meaning of Pursuit

Pursuit (v. t.) means: A following with a view to reach, accomplish, or obtain; endeavor to attain to or gain; as, the pursuit of knowledge; the pursuit of happiness or pleasure.

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Pursuit (v. t.): A following with a view to reach, accomplish, or obtain; endeavor to attain to or gain; as, the pursuit of knowledge; the pursuit of happiness or pleasure.

Pursuit (v. t.): The act of following or going after; esp., a following with haste, either for sport or in hostility; chase; prosecution; as, the pursuit of game; the pursuit of an enemy.

Pursuit (v. t.): Course of business or occupation; continued employment with a view to same end; as, mercantile pursuits; a literary pursuit.

Steady (n.): Constant in feeling, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; not easily moved or persuaded to alter a purpose; resolute; as, a man steady in his principles, in his purpose, or in the pursuit of an object.

Pursual (n.): The act of pursuit.

Pursuit (v. t.): Prosecution.

Insecution (n.): A following after; close pursuit.

Pursue (v. i.): To go in pursuit; to follow.

After (prep.): Moving toward from behind; following, in search of; in pursuit of.

Suit (n.): The act of following or pursuing, as game; pursuit.

Disprofess (v. t.): To renounce the profession or pursuit of.

Slip (v. t.): To let loose in pursuit of game, as a greyhound.

Hunting (n.): The pursuit of game or of wild animals.

Overtake (v. t.): To come up with in a course, pursuit, progress, or motion; to catch up with.

Mammonism (n.): Devotion to the pursuit of wealth; worldliness.

Insectation (n.): The act of pursuing; pursuit; harassment; persecution.

Stage (n.): A degree of advancement in any pursuit, or of progress toward an end or result.

Hunt (v. i.): To follow the chase; to go out in pursuit of game; to course with hounds.

Check (v. i.): To turn, when in pursuit of proper game, and fly after other birds.

Search (v. t.): The act of seeking or looking for something; quest; inquiry; pursuit for finding something; examination.

Scour (v. i.): To run swiftly; to rove or range in pursuit or search of something; to scamper.

Hunt (v. t.): To use or traverse in pursuit of game; as, he hunts the woods, or the country.

Follow (v. t.): To endeavor to overtake; to go in pursuit of; to chase; to pursue; to prosecute.

Hunt (n.): The act or practice of chasing wild animals; chase; pursuit; search.

Woolgathering (n.): Indulgence in idle imagination; a foolish or useless pursuit or design.

Talbot (n.): A sort of dog, noted for quick scent and eager pursuit of game.

Coursing (n.): The pursuit or running game with dogs that follow by sight instead of by scent.

Dissipate (v. i.): To be extravagant, wasteful, or dissolute in the pursuit of pleasure; to engage in dissipation.

Dissipated (a.): Wasteful of health, money, etc., in the pursuit of pleasure; dissolute; intemperate.

Dilettanteism (n.): The state or quality of being a dilettante; the desultory pursuit of art, science, or literature.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Pursuit

Meaning of en pos de

en pos de means: in pursuit of; after

Meaning of skip

skip means: To leave with someone in pursuit. Hey, what's the skinny on Murphy.

Meaning of skip

skip means: To leave with someone in pursuit. She took the money and skipped town.

Meaning of Chase

Chase means: To engage in pursuit of quarry or the ship being pursued.

Meaning of Aussie Salute

Aussie Salute means: A comical term given (due to the abundance of flies) to a person waving their hands in a frantic pursuit to shoo the flies away

Meaning of ON SOMEONE'S HAMMER

ON SOMEONE'S HAMMER means: On someone's hammer is Australian and New Zealand slang for in hot pursuit of someone.

Meaning of SCENE

SCENE means: Scene is slang for a fashionable activity or pursuit. Scene is slang for a state of affairs, a situation.

Meaning of Pursuit

Pursuit means: A following with a view to reach, accomplish, or obtain; endeavor to attain to or gain; as, the pursuit of knowledge; the pursuit of happiness or pleasure.

Meaning of Pursuit

Pursuit means: The act of following or going after; esp., a following with haste, either for sport or in hostility; chase; prosecution; as, the pursuit of game; the pursuit of an enemy.

Meaning of Pursuit

Pursuit means: Course of business or occupation; continued employment with a view to same end; as, mercantile pursuits; a literary pursuit.

Meaning of Steady

Steady means: Constant in feeling, purpose, or pursuit; not fickle, changeable, or wavering; not easily moved or persuaded to alter a purpose; resolute; as, a man steady in his principles, in his purpose, or in the pursuit of an object.

Meaning of Pursual

Pursual means: The act of pursuit.

Meaning of Pursuit

Pursuit means: Prosecution.

Meaning of Insecution

Insecution means: A following after; close pursuit.

Meaning of Pursue

Pursue means: To go in pursuit; to follow.

Meaning of After

After means: Moving toward from behind; following, in search of; in pursuit of.

Meaning of Suit

Suit means: The act of following or pursuing, as game; pursuit.

Meaning of Disprofess

Disprofess means: To renounce the profession or pursuit of.

Meaning of Slip

Slip means: To let loose in pursuit of game, as a greyhound.

Meaning of Hunting

Hunting means: The pursuit of game or of wild animals.

Meaning of Overtake

Overtake means: To come up with in a course, pursuit, progress, or motion; to catch up with.

Meaning of Mammonism

Mammonism means: Devotion to the pursuit of wealth; worldliness.

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Meaning of Chippy

Chippy means: Abounding in, or resembling, chips; dry and tasteless.

Meaning of For

For means: One who takes, or that which is said on, the affrimative side; that which is said in favor of some one or something; -- the antithesis of against, and commonly used in connection with it.

Meaning of Overslow

Overslow means: To render slow; to check; to curb.

Meaning of Scrouge

Scrouge means: To crowd; to squeeze.

Meaning of Water dog

Water dog means: The menobranchus.

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