in hot pursuit

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Definition of in hot pursuit

: chasing and close to catching someone The police are in hot pursuit of the escaped convicts.

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“In hot pursuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20hot%20pursuit. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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