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English definition of “chase”

chase

verb [T + adv/prep] (GET RID OF)    /tʃeɪs/
B2 to run after a person or an animal in a threatening way in order to make them leave : He used to chase the children away from his apple trees . She's always chasing cats out of the garden to protect her precious birds .Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
(Definition of chase verb (GET RID OF) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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