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    pursuit - Dictionary definition and meaning for word pursuit

    Definition
    (noun) the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
    Synonyms : chase , following , pursual
    Example Sentence
    • the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit
    Definition
    (noun) a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
    Synonyms : pursuance , quest
    Example Sentence
    • the pursuit of love
    • life is more than the pursuance of fame
    • a quest for wealth
    Definition
    (noun) an auxiliary activity Definition
    (noun) a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)
    Synonyms : interest , pastime
    Example Sentence
    • sailing is her favorite pastime
    • his main pastime is gambling
    • he counts reading among his interests
    • they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for pursuit

a famous movie 'In pursuit of happiness' casting will smith

A purse was picked by the culprit and it was chased and returned by the police (followed)

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