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English definition of “go after sb”

go after sb

phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to chase or follow someone in order to catch them: The police went after him but he got away.Pursuing
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