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pursuit

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pursuit

  1. 1 the act of going after or in the tracks of another <the cat ran down the street with a pair of dogs in pursuit> Synonyms chase, chasing, dogging, following, hounding, pursuing, shadowing, tagging, tailing, tracing, tracking, trailing Related Words hot pursuit; tagging along; path, track, trail; search, seeking

  2. 2 an activity outside of one's regular occupation that is engaged in primarily for pleasure <a workaholic with few pursuits outside of the office> Synonyms hobby, hobbyhorse, avocation, recreationRelated Words amusement, distraction, diversion, entertainment, pastime, relaxation, sport




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