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English definition of “run after sth”

run after sth

verb uk phrasal verb with run   /rʌn/ (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run) us  
to try very hard to get or achieve something: She has spent her life running after fame and fortune.Trying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
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