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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. pursue: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. pursue: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. pursue: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. pursue: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. pursue: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. pursue: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Pursue, pursue: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. pursue: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. pursue: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. pursue: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. pursue: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. pursue: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Pursue, pursue: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. pursue: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. pursue: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. pursue: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Pursue: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Pursue: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. pursue: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. pursue: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. pursue: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. pursue: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. pursue: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. pursue: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. pursue: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. pursue: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. pursue: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pursue: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pursue: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pursue: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pursue: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (pursue)

verb:  carry further or advance
verb:  follow in or as if in pursuit ("The police car pursued the suspected attacker")
verb:  carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in ("She pursued many activities")
verb:  go in search of or hunt for ("Pursue a hobby")

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Words similar to pursue:   engage, follow, prosecute, pursued, pursuer, pursuing, act on, chase, follow up on, go after, hound, quest after, quest for, seek, more...

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