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The act of one who chases another; a pursuit.
A hunt; the act of hunting; the pursuit of game.
1861, Elizabeth Gaskell, ''The Grey Woman''
- By-and-by, she wandered away to an unnecessary revelation of her master's whereabouts: gone to help in the search for his landlord, the Sieur de Poissy, who lived at the château just above, and who had not returned from his chase the day before; so the intendant imagined he might have met with some accident, and had summoned the neighbours to beat the forest and the hill-side.
A children's game where one player chases another.
(RQ:Dickens Bleak House)
Anything being chased, especially a vessel in time of war.
1575, (w), ''The Noble Arte of Venerie of Hunting,'' London: Christopher Barker, Chapter(nbs)40, p.(nbs)111,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A14021.0001.001
- As touching the Harte and such other light chases or beasts of Uenerie, the huntesmen on horsebacke may followe theyr houndes alwayes by the same wayes that they saw him passe ouer,
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-2)
The occurrence of a second bounce by the ball in certain areas of the court, giving the server the chance, later in the game, to "play off" the chase from the receiving end and possibly win the point.
A division of the floor of a gallery, marked by a figure or otherwise; the spot where a ball falls, and between which and the dedans the adversary must drive the ball in order to gain a point.
To follow at speed.
To seek the company of (a member of the opposite sex) in an obvious way.
(quote-av)|writer=(w)|title=(w)|passage=She was the girl, I know that now. But I pushed her away. So, I've spent every day since then chasing Amy… so to speak.
(quote-song)|artist=(w)|year=2011|passage=But here's my number, so call me, maybe / And all the other boys try to chase me
A rectangular steel or iron frame into which pages or columns of type are locked for printing or plate-making.
A trench or channel or other encasement structure for encasing (''archaically spelled'' enchasing) drainpipes or wiring; a hollow space in the wall of a building encasing ventilation ducts, chimney flues, wires, cables or plumbing.
The part of a gun in front of the trunnions.
The cavity of a mold.
To cut (the thread of a screw).