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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

Usage examples (7)
  • Of course, between you and me, those investigations could very well lead to the uncovering of information that would virtually mandate pursual of impeachment.
  • We have thought it worth while to give in detail this method of teaching to read, because it is the most entertaining to children to be taught so, and because many successful...
  • Iran and North Korea's eager pursual for nuclear programs.
  • Great confusion daily arises from the constant pursual of a different course. for more
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