pursuit

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/pərˈsjuːt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/pɚˈsut/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(pər so̅o̅t)

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pursuit

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. in pursuit of his [career, life] goals
  2. the [police, cops] are in hot pursuit (of)
  3. in hot pursuit of the [criminal, kidnapper]
  4. lose the [cars, cops, police] who are in pursuit
  5. the [cops] gave pursuit
  6. [racing, speeding] in pursuit of (the thief)
  7. the pursuit and capture of
  8. the pursuit of happiness (is guaranteed in the Constitution)
  9. is his life's pursuit
  10. a [trivial, relentless] pursuit
  11. [literary, adventurous, sporting, social] pursuits
  12. on the pursuit of [gold, lost treasures]
  13. in pursuit to [become, provide, get, make]
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