following as in the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
"the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit"
pursuit the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture; a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria; an auxiliary activity ; a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)
chase the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture; United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873) ; a rectangular metal frame used in letterpress printing to hold together the pages or columns of composed type that are printed at one time ; go after with the intent to catch; pursue someone sexually or romantically ; cut a groove into; cut a furrow into a columns
pursual the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
following as in about to be mentioned or specified
"the following items"
undermentioned about to be mentioned or specified
following as in immediately following in time or order
"the following day"
"next in line"
"the next president"
"the next item on the list"
nextat the time or occasion immediately following; immediately following in time or order; nearest in space or position; (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving; (of a day of the week) nearest (or nearest but one) after the present moment
following as in going or proceeding or coming after in the same direction
"the crowd of following cars made the occasion seem like a parade"