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English definition of “pursue”


verb [T]     /pəˈsjuː/ US   /pərˈsuː/
to try to achieve something: He plans to pursue a career in advertising . to pursue a goal / dream / solution
to try to discover information about a subject : We will not be pursuing the matter any further . I don't think this idea is worth pursuing any further . The press has pursued this story relentlessly .
to try very hard to persuade someone to accept a job : The company has been pursuing him for some time .
(Definition of pursue verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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