Synonyms for chase

Synonyms for (noun) chase

Synonyms: pursual, pursuit, following, chase

Definition: the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

Usage: the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit

Similar words: motion, move, movement

Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another

Usage: police controlled the motion of the crowd; the movement of people from the farms to the cities; his move put him directly in my path


Synonyms: chase

Definition: a rectangular metal frame used in letterpress printing to hold together the pages or columns of composed type that are printed at one time

Similar words: frame

Definition: the framework for a pair of eyeglasses


Synonyms: Chase, Salmon P. Chase, Salmon Portland Chase

Definition: United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873)

Similar words: chief justice

Definition: the judge who presides over a supreme court


Similar words: pol, political leader, politician, politico

Definition: a person active in party politics

Synonyms for (verb) chase

Synonyms: furrow, chamfer, chase

Definition: cut a furrow into a columns

Similar words: cut

Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument

Usage: Cut the rope


Synonyms: chase

Definition: cut a groove into

Usage: chase silver

Similar words: cut

Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument

Usage: Cut the rope


Synonyms: chase, chase after, dog, tag, tail, track, trail, go after, give chase

Definition: go after with the intent to catch

Usage: The policeman chased the mugger down the alley; the dog chased the rabbit

Similar words: pursue, follow

Definition: follow in or as if in pursuit

Usage: The police car pursued the suspected attacker; Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life


Synonyms: chase, chase after

Definition: pursue someone sexually or romantically

Similar words: court, romance, solicit, woo

Definition: make amorous advances towards

Usage: John is courting Mary