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pursuit

[pǝ'sjuːt]

  1. N

    1. (=chase) caza f , persecución f ; (fig) [of pleasure, happiness, knowledge] busca f , búsqueda f

    2. (=occupation)

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pǝ'sjuːtFeminine nouncaza; persecución; busca; búsquedaExamples

the pursuit of wealth — el afán de riqueza
in (the) pursuit of sth/sb — en busca de algo/algn
to set out in pursuit of sb — salir en busca de algn
with two policemen in hot pursuit — con dos policías pisándole los talones

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in pursuit of
en pos de

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pursuit

noun
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Common casepursuitpursuits
Possessive casepursuit'spursuits'