1. phrasal verb
If you chase
, you run after them or follow them quickly and catch
Ness chased the thief down and held him until police arrived.
For thousands of years chasing down game was the main activity in which humans were
2. phrasal verb chase
That's when I chased her down to be the singer in my band.
Bank officials argued that it is not their job to chase down every asset of every
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