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pursuit

pur·suit

pursuit

 
 
pronunciation:
pr sut
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of pursuing.
synonyms:
chase
similar words:
follow, hunt, quest, search, stalk, tracking
definition 2: an effort to gain something.
synonyms:
hunt, quest, search
similar words:
endeavor, forage, investigation, probe
definition 3: any occupation or pastime.
business pursuits
synonyms:
business, career, employment, job, line, occupation, position, profession, trade, vocation, work
similar words:
activity, avocation, calling, hobby, practice
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