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pur·sued

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pursued, chasedadjective

    a person who is being chased

    "the film jumped back and forth from the pursuer to the pursued"

    Synonyms:
    chased

  2. pursuedadjective

    followed with enmity as if to harm

    "running and leaping like a herd of pursued antelopes"

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How to use pursued in a sentence?

  1. Eric Schultz:

    The US did not draft this resolution nor did the US introduce this resolution, the Egyptians, in partnership with the Palestinians, are the ones who began circulating an earlier draft of the resolution. The Egyptians are the ones who moved it forward on Friday. And we took the position that we did when it was put to a vote. The White House already has acknowledged Obama made the decision for U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power to abstain. Unclear was how involved the Obama administration was in crafting and pushing the resolution itself – which initially was put forward by Egypt, and then pursued as well by New Zealand, Malaysia, Senegal and Venezuela. Netanyahu told his cabinet on Sunday that while the U.S. and Israel for decades had disagreed on settlements, they had an understanding that such action before the U.N. Security Council would make peace negotiations harder.

  2. Mike Hoffman:

    There is a 150 percent chance that my fiance Monika and I are not involved in any of the accusations that have been pursued (that are) coming our way.

  3. Booker T. Washington:

    We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary.

  4. Eric Pilya:

    I don’t know why he wasn’t pursued back then.

  5. Abby Peterson:

    Like so many immigrants, she doesn't take this country for granted, she has pursued an education, she works hard, she pays her taxes. She is a very deserving individual.


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  • பின்பற்றியதுTamil
  • ไล่ตามThai

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