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Synonyms for chasetʃeɪs; 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

    Synonyms:
    sideline, quest, pursuance, following, pastime, pursual, spare-time activity, avocation, followers, hobby, chase, 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

    Synonyms:
    give chase, quest for, traverse, pass over, chase after, cut through, cover, shack, chamfer, mark, get over, chase, 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, chase, chamfer, go after, give chase

  6. chase(verb)

    cut a groove into

    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, chase, 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

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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


Translations for chase

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • طاردArabic
  • 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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