verb (used with object), pur·sued, pur·su·ing.
verb (used without object), pur·sued, pur·su·ing.
Origin of pursue
Examples from the Web for pursuing
So looking at that and that at that time I was also pursuing my career—so there was something here.Patton Oswalt on Fighting Conservatives With Satire|William O’Connor|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
For officials like Brohi, pursuing the drug traffickers in Turbat would mean crossing a political minefield.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The final question we should ask: are they pursuing justice and the rule of law, or merely silencing those who embarrass them?Sentencing Looms for Barrett Brown, Advocate for “Anonymous”|Kevin M. Gallagher|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
McCain said he, Corker, and Burr are also interested in pursuing more vigorous oversight of the Iran deal as well.Republican Hawks Already Have a War Plan for ISIS, Ukraine, and Obama|Eli Lake|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Everything changes when Rick slips into a coma after being shot while pursuing a criminal.The Walking Dead’s Luke Skywalker: Rick Grimes Is the Perfect Modern-Day Mythical Hero|Regina Lizik|October 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Go away, monsieur, you will not fail to catch the quarry you are pursuing.The Red and the Black|Stendhal
Most of the long knives who are pursuing us were called out by the Great Father of the Illinois country.Shaman|Robert Shea
He felt with an excited thrill that he was really running away with the Little Colonel, and rescuing her from a pursuing danger.Two Little Knights of Kentucky|Annie Fellows Johnston
This, indeed, he was one of the last to pass before it was closed and barred to keep out the pursuing Romans.Pearl-Maiden|H. Rider Haggard
Caron knew well enough, not a clerk in his office but knew well enough, that James had been pursuing this prize for years.The Life of John of Barneveld, 1614-23, Volume II.|John Lothrop Motley