Synonyms of pursuit in English:

pursuit


See definition of pursuit

noun

1‘within France the gendarmerie remains responsible for law enforcement and the pursuit of criminals’

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chasing, pursuing, stalking, tracking, trailing, shadowing, dogging, hounding

chase after, hunt for

informal tailing

2‘the organization is devoted to the pursuit of profit’

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striving towards, push towards, aspiration for, quest after, quest for, search for

aim of, goal of, objective of, dream of

3‘redirect your energies to a worthwhile pursuit’

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activity, leisure activity, leisure pursuit, leisure interest, hobby, pastime, diversion, avocation, recreation, relaxation, divertissement, sideline, entertainment, amusement, sport, game

occupation, trade, calling, vocation, craft, business, line, work, job, employment