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  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. Nathaniel Hawthorne:

    Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

  2. George Clooney:

    Democracy is dead in the Maldives, literally, if there were an election now there would be no one to run against the president. Every opposition leader is either behind bars or being pursued by the government through the courts.

  3. Sergei Pugachev:

    Over the past few years, Russia has pursued a multi-pronged attack against me, my family, and my investments, i refuse to be intimidated by Russia's tactics.

  4. 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.

  5. Scott Morrison:

    There was no discussion about anything else, there was an appreciation of our involvement in that particular operation which was I remind everyone is about freedom of navigation in the Straits of Hormuz. That's what that is about. The other matters that are being pursued by the United States are matters that they're pursuing.

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Translations for pursued

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  • பின்பற்றியதுTamil
  • ไล่ตามThai

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    An antonym of "besotted"
    • A. stringent
    • B. indifferent
    • C. affluent
    • D. flush

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