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Synonyms for chase
tʃeɪs; ˈsæl mən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pursuit, chase, pursual, following(noun)

    the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

    "the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit"

    Synonyms:
    sideline, quest, pursuance, following, pastime, pursual, spare-time activity, avocation, followers, hobby, by-line, pursuit, interest

  2. Chase, Salmon P. Chase, Salmon Portland Chase(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    following, pursuit, pursual

  3. chase(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    following, pursuit, pursual

  4. chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track(verb)

    go after with the intent to catch

    "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit"

    Synonyms:
    give chase, quest for, traverse, pass over, chase after, cut through, cover, shack, chamfer, mark, get over, drop back, cut across, tail, furrow, go after, get across, trail, train, bob, get behind, label, dog, track, pursue, cross, tag, quest after, drag, dock, hang back, drop behind

  5. chase, chase after(verb)

    pursue someone sexually or romantically

    Synonyms:
    dog, furrow, chase after, tail, trail, tag, track, chamfer, go after, give chase

  6. chase(verb)

    cut a groove into

    "chase silver"

    Synonyms:
    dog, furrow, chase after, tail, trail, tag, track, chamfer, go after, give chase

  7. furrow, chamfer, chase(verb)

    cut a furrow into a columns

    Synonyms:
    wrinkle, chamfer, chase after, bevel, tag, crease, tail, trail, dog, track, groove, go after, rut, give chase, furrow

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. chase

    Anything that comes after or goes after another, either in space or in time, is said to follow it. A servant follows or attends his master; a victorious general may follow the retiring enemy merely to watch and hold him in check; he chases or pursues with intent to overtake and attack; the chase is closer and hotter than the pursuit. (Compare synonyms for HUNT.) One event may follow another either with or without special connection; if it ensues, there is some orderly connection; as, the ensuing year; if it results from another, there is some relation of effect, consequence, or inference. A clerk observes his employer's directions. A child obeys his parent's commands, follows or copies his example, imitates his speech and manners. The compositor follows copy; the incoming succeeds the outgoing official.

    Synonyms:
    accompany, attend, come after, copy, ensue, follow, go after, heed, imitate, obey, observe, practise, pursue, result, succeed

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. chase(v)

    Synonyms:
    pursue, hunt, follow, drive, prosecute

    Antonyms:
    abandon, relinquish, discard, dismiss, avoid, elude, evade

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chase(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    pursue, hunt, track, run after, give chase to

  2. chase(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    emboss, enchase

  3. chase(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hunting, hunt, field-sport

  4. chase(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pursuit, race

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. chase(v)

    Synonyms:
    track, hunt, pursue, scatter, expel, drive, disperse, dispel

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "chase":

    manhunt, chasing, hunt, hunting, chases, pursuit, hunts

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Chase":

    Saul Milton, Saul Gregory Milton

How to pronounce chase?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say chase in sign language?

  1. chase

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How to use chase in a sentence?

  1. Assyrian Proverb:

    Za dvumya zaitsami pogonish'sya, ne odnogo ne poimaesh'. (If you chase two rabbits, you will not catch either one.)

  2. Nicole McKeown:

    I looked at [ Chase ] and said,' That's kind of odd.'.

  3. Tom Falvey:

    We have had calls from people in Europe, South America, and so people will come from all over the world to see this and chase this eclipse, so we are getting ready to show them this place, show them our wonderful telescopes collection, our observatory, planetarium, the wonderful galleries we have.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    If we don't recognize the progress we've made and how that came about, then we may chase some snake oil and end up having policies that get us back in the swamp.

  5. Michelle Rucker:

    If you're looking at the odometer on your vehicle, to get round trip from here to Mars and back, it's about 2,000 times as far as going to the Moon and back, we've got to sort of chase Mars around the sun. We need a reliable in-space transportation system.


Translations for chase

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  • طارد, مطاردةArabic
  • qovalamaqAzerbaijani
  • паганяць, гнаць, ганяць, пагнацьBelarusian
  • гонитба, гравирам, лов, гоня, издълбавам, преследвам, правя резба, канал, дуло, жлебBulgarian
  • persecucióCatalan, Valencian
  • honit, honba, stíhání, pronásledovatCzech
  • erlidWelsh
  • jagte, jagt, forfølgelseDanish
  • Jagd, Jagdgebiet, Verfolgung, Jagdgrund, jagen, verfolgenGerman
  • κυνηγώ, καταδίωξη, καταδιώκωGreek
  • ĉasi, postkuro, postkuri, sulkoEsperanto
  • perseguir, persecuciónSpanish
  • tagaajamine, taga ajamaEstonian
  • راندن واخراج کردنPersian
  • jahti, ajaa takaa, loveta, jahdata, kaivertaa, tavoitella, pakottaa, takaa-ajo, kolota, kierteittääFinnish
  • poursuite, poursuivre, chasserFrench
  • מרדף, רדףHebrew
  • üldöz, üldözésHungarian
  • հետապնդում, հետապնդելArmenian
  • pengejaran, mengejarIndonesian
  • chasarIdo
  • eftirför, eltaIcelandic
  • caccia, cacciare, rincorrere, inseguireItalian
  • 追いかける, 追跡, 追う, 追求Japanese
  • გამოდევნება, გამოკიდებაGeorgian
  • қууKazakh
  • 추격, 쫓다Korean
  • captareLatin
  • vytis, persekioti, vijimasis, persekiojimasLithuanian
  • pakaļdzīšanās, dzīties pakaļ, vajāšana, vajātLatvian
  • achtervolging, jacht, jachtdomein, achternazitten, jachtgebied, achternajagen, achtervolgenDutch
  • løpe, drive, jage etter, jakt, punsle, forfølge, siselere, forfølgelseNorwegian
  • pogoń, ścigać, pościgPolish
  • perseguição, caçar, perseguirPortuguese
  • urmărireRomanian
  • гоняться, охотиться, преследование, гнаться, преследовать, погоня, гонка, пазRussian
  • prenasledovanie, prenasledovať, hnať saSlovak
  • pregon, zasledovati, lovitiSlovene
  • förfölja, jakt, jagaSwedish
  • తరుము, వెంటాడుTelugu
  • กวดThai
  • peşinde koşma, kovalamak, peşinden koşmak, kovalamaTurkish
  • гнати, ганяти, поганяти, погнатиUkrainian
  • đuổi, rượtVietnamese
  • kitchessîWalloon
  • 追逐Chinese

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