chased
chased chased (ch[=a]st), n. a person who is being chased; as, better to be the chaser than the chased.

Syn: pursued. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Chased — Chase Chase (ch[=a]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chased} (ch[=a]st); p. pr. & vb. n. {Chasing}.] [OF. chacier, F. chasser, fr. (assumed) LL. captiare, fr. L. captare to strive to seize. See {Catch}.] 1. To pursue for the purpose of killing or taking,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • chased — chaste …   American English homophones

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