Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Chase, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Chase.

Chase meaning

chase - 15 dictionary results

  1. 1. go after with the intent to catch; " The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; " the dog chased the rabbit"
  2. 2. To pursue eagerly, as hunters pursue game.
  3. 3. To give chase; to hunt; as, to chase around after a doctor.
  4. 4. That which is pursued or hunted.
  5. 5. An open hunting ground to which game resorts, and which is private properly, thus differing from a forest, which is not private property, and from a park, which is inclosed. Sometimes written chace.
  6. 6. 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 his ball in order to gain a point.
  7. 7. A rectangular iron frame in which pages or columns of type are imposed.
  8. 8. The part of a cannon from the reenforce or the trunnions to the swell of the muzzle. See Cannon.
  9. 9. A groove, or channel, as in the face of a wall; a trench, as for the reception of drain tile.
  10. 10. To ornament ( a surface of metal) by embossing, cutting away parts, and the like.
  11. 11. To follow as if to catch; to pursue; to compel to move on; to drive by following; to cause to fly; - often with away or off; as, to chase the hens away.
  12. 12. A frame for types.
  13. 13. Pursuit; hunting.
  14. 14. To emboss or engrave for ornament.
  15. 15. To pursue; drive away.

chase - examples of usage

  1. Wishing to secure it for the table, he ordered his dog to make chase. - "Stories of Animal Sagacity", W.H.G. Kingston.
  2. It could not catch those timid, fleet animals in the open chase. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. Now she told herself that it was certainly a wild goose chase. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
Filter by letter: