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pursuit (n):
a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)
Samples
sailing is her favorite pastime.
his main pastime is gambling.
he counts reading among his interests.
they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits
pursuit (n):
an auxiliary activity
Related Words: avocationhobby
pursuit (n):
the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
Samples
the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit
Related Words: chasefollowing
pursuit (n):
a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
Samples
the pursuit of love.
life is more than the pursuance of fame.
a quest for wealth

Related Words: pursuance
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Even a worm will turn


Everybody will revolt if driven too far. Even the lowest of animals will revolt and hit back at some point. Even a worm, the simplest of animals, will defend itself.


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