follow in or as if in pursuit; "The police car pursued the suspected attacker"; "Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life"
carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; "She pursued many activities"; "They engaged in a discussion"
carry further or advance; "Can you act on this matter soon?"
the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture; "the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit"
a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly); "sailing is her favorite pastime"; "his main pastime is gambling"; "he counts reading among his interests"; "they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits"
an auxiliary activity
a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria; "the pursuit of love"; "life is more than the pursuance of fame"; "a quest for wealth"