HyperDic: chase_after

English > 2 senses of the expression chase after:
VERBsocialchase after, chasepursue someone sexually or romantically
motionchase after, chase, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, trackgo after with the intent to catch
English > chase after: 2 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningpursue someone sexually or romantically.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
ModelSam cannot chase after Sue
Synonymchase
Broaderwoo, court, romance, solicitmake amorous advances towards
Spanishbuscar, cortejar, flirtear, perseguir
Catalanperseguir
English > chase after: 2 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaninggo after with the intent to catch.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThey chase after the car down the avenue
Synonymschase, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track
Narrowerhound, hunt, tracepursue or chase relentlessly
questsearch the trail of (game)
run downpursue until captured
treechase an animal up a tree
Broaderpursue, followFollow in or as if in pursuit
Spanishperseguir, rastrear, seguir
Catalanempaitar, perseguir, rastrejar, seguir la pista, seguir

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