Thesaurus

chasing

noun

Synonyms of chasing

(Entry 1 of 2)

the act of going after or in the tracks of another
  • despite our determined chasing, the rabbit got away

Synonyms for chasing

Words Related to chasing

chasing

verb
present participle of chase

Synonyms & Antonyms of chasing (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to go after or on the track of
  • a dog that likes to chase cars

Synonyms for chasing

Words Related to chasing

Phrases Synonymous with chasing

Near Antonyms for chasing

Antonyms for chasing

3 to seek out (game) for food or sport
  • owls often chase mice in the dark

Synonyms for chasing

Words Related to chasing

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About chasing

Thesaurus Entries Near chasing

chases (down)

chasing

chasing (down)

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Chasing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chasing. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on chasing

Nglish: Translation of chasing for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of chasing for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!