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Spell Check of chase

Correct spelling: chase

Definition of chase:

  1. cut a furrow into a columns
  2. pursue someone sexually or romantically
  3. the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture; " the culprit started to run and the cop took off in pursuit"
  4. cut a groove into; " chase silver"
  5. go after with the intent to catch; " The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; " the dog chased the rabbit"
  6. To pursue for the purpose of killing or taking, as an enemy, or game; to hunt.
  7. To pursue eagerly, as hunters pursue game.
  8. To give chase; to hunt; as, to chase around after a doctor.
  9. Vehement pursuit for the purpose of killing or capturing, as of an enemy, or game; an earnest seeking after any object greatly desired; the act or habit of hunting; a hunt.
  10. That which is pursued or hunted.
  11. An open hunting ground to which game resorts, and which is private properly, thus differing from a forest, which is not private property, and from a park, which is inclosed. Sometimes written chace.
  12. A division of the floor of a gallery, marked by a figure or otherwise; the spot where a ball falls, and between which and the dedans the adversary must drive his ball in order to gain a point.
  13. A rectangular iron frame in which pages or columns of type are imposed.
  14. The part of a cannon from the reenforce or the trunnions to the swell of the muzzle. See Cannon.
  15. A groove, or channel, as in the face of a wall; a trench, as for the reception of drain tile.
  16. A kind of joint by which an overlap joint is changed to a flush joint, by means of a gradually deepening rabbet, as at the ends of clinker- built boats.
  17. To ornament ( a surface of metal) by embossing, cutting away parts, and the like.
  18. To cut, so as to make a screw thread.
  19. To follow as if to catch; to pursue; to compel to move on; to drive by following; to cause to fly; - often with away or off; as, to chase the hens away.

Common misspellings for chase:

  • chace (38%)
  • chanse (16%)
  • chasse (12%)
  • cahse (10%)
  • hase (7%)
  • chese (4%)
  • chae (3%)
  • chse (3%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Chase \ch(a)-se\

Chase as a boy's name is pronounced chayce. It is of English and Old French origin, and the meaning of Chase is "huntsman". Surname, and originally a nickname for a huntsman. Painter William Merritt Chase.
Chess, Chas, Chaz, Chazz.
Chayse, Chace, Chasen, Chayce.

Examples of usage for chase:

  1. As the chase advanced towards him it became more and more interesting. "A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion" , William Dobein James.
  2. " Of course we must chase! "Ahead of the Army" , W. O. Stoddard.
  3. Are we to chase?" "Ahead of the Army" , W. O. Stoddard.