1 chase, hunt, hunting, inquiry, quest, search, seeking, tracking, trail, trailing
2 activity, hobby, interest, line, occupation, pastime, pleasure, vocation
Diccionario Inglés sinónimos
pursuit ( pursuits plural )
1 n-uncount Your pursuit of something is your attempts at achieving it. If you do something in pursuit of a particular result, you do it in order to achieve that result.
N of n, oft in N of n
...a young man whose relentless pursuit of excellence is conducted with single-minded determination.
2 n-uncount The pursuit of an activity, interest, or plan consists of all the things that you do when you are carrying it out.
N of n
The vigorous pursuit of policies is no guarantee of success.
3 n-uncount Someone who is in pursuit of a person, vehicle, or animal is chasing them.
usu in N of n
...a police officer who drove a patrol car at more than 120mph in pursuit of a motor cycle.
4 n-count Your pursuits are your activities, usually activities that you enjoy when you are not working.
usu pl, with supp
They both love outdoor pursuits...
5 If you are in hot pursuitof someone, you are chasing after them with great determination.
in hot pursuit phrase
I rushed through with Sue in hot pursuit.
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