Definition for Chase (-d, -ing)

chase (-d, -ing), v. [ME < late L. capture, seize, catch.] (webplay: fame, follow, running, hunting, object, sea, seeking, taking).

  1. Pursue; try to apprehend; follow with the intent of overtaking.
  2. Run after; move in a hurry; shift quickly as a result of contact; [prothesis] chasing; [fig.] fling up; be tossed around.
  3. Approach rapidly; draw near with haste; [fig.] transform into.

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