chase englannista suomeksi
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The act of one who chases another; a pursuit.
A children's game where one player chases another.
1853, Dickens|Charles Dickens, ''Bleak House'', ch. 14:
- Outside, the stately oaks, rooted for ages in the green ground which has never known ploughshare, but was still a chase when kings rode to battle with sword and shield and rode a-hunting with bow and arrow, bear witness to his greatness.
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,
(circa) (w), ''(w),'' Act(nbs)V, Scene(nbs)2,http://www.opensourceshakespeare.org/views/plays/play_view.php?WorkID=henry6p2&Scope=entire&pleasewait=1&msg=pl
- Hold, Warwick, seek thee out some other chase,
- For I myself must hunt this deer to death.
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.
''the team are chasing their first home win this season.''
To seek the company of (a member of the opposite sex) in an obvious way.
''He spends all his free time chasing girls.''
''I need something to chase this shot with.''
''Australia will be chasing 217 for victory on the final day.''
''Jones chases one out of the zone for strike two.''
''The rally chased the starter.''
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).