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pursuernoun [C]

uk   /pəˈsjuː.ər/  us   /pɚˈsuː.ɚ/

pursuer noun [C] (FOLLOWING)

someone who is ​chasing you: She made a ​suddenrightturn off the ​road in ​order to ​escape her pursuers.figurative The ​team is ten ​pointsahead of ​itsclosest pursuers in the ​league.

pursuer noun [C] (ATTEMPT)

someone who is ​trying to ​achieve something: He ​described himself as a pursuer oftruth and ​justice.
(Definition of pursuer from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pursuer”
in Arabic مُطارِد…
in Korean 뒤쫓는 사람, 추적자…
in Portuguese perseguidor, -ora…
in Catalan perseguidor, -a…
in Japanese 追跡者, 追手…
in Chinese (Simplified) 追赶, 追赶者,追捕者, 追求者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 追趕, 追趕者,追捕者, 追求者…
in Italian inseguitore, -trice…
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