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Synonyms for pursued

Noun

1. pursued, chased, hunted person
usage: a person who is being chased; "the film jumped back and forth from the pursuer to the pursued"

Verb

1. prosecute, engage, pursue, act, move
usage: carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; "She pursued many activities"; "They engaged in a discussion"
2. pursue, follow, travel, go, move, locomote
usage: follow in or as if in pursuit; "The police car pursued the suspected attacker"; "Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life"
3. quest for, go after, quest after, pursue, search, seek, look for
usage: go in search of or hunt for; "pursue a hobby"
4. pursue, follow up on, act on, react, oppose
usage: carry further or advance; "Can you act on this matter soon?"

Adjective

1. pursued
usage: followed with enmity as if to harm; "running and leaping like a herd of pursued antelopes"
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