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PURSUING

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pursuing mean? 

PURSUING (adjective)
  The adjective PURSUING has 1 sense:

1. following in order to overtake or capture or as accompaniment to such pursuit

  Familiarity information: PURSUING used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PURSUING (adjective)


Sense 1pursuing [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Following in order to overtake or capture or as accompaniment to such pursuit

Context examples:

the fox fled from the pursuing hounds / listened for the hounds' pursuing bark

Similar:

following (going or proceeding or coming after in the same direction)


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