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go after sth

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with go   /ɡəʊ/ us    /ɡoʊ/ ( present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to try to get something: Are you planning to go after Paul's job when he leaves?
Translations of “go after sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 追逐, 追求, 謀求…
in Chinese (Simplified) 追逐, 追求, 谋求…
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