Posts Tagged ‘pursue’
ESL Word of the Day – Pursue
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 @ 10:02 AM
Meaning 1: to chase or follow someone or something, in order to catch them, attack them. Example: The police officer decided to pursue the suspicious-looking man.
Meaning 2: to continue doing an activity or trying to achieve something over a long period of time. Example: I would like to pursue a career in politics.
Similar words: chase, follow
Did you know...? The word 'pursue' was the 114th most-viewed word in the Oxford Dictionary last year.