chase chase  /ˈtʃeɪs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture
  2. (n) United States politician and jurist who served as chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1808-1873)
  3. (n) a rectangular metal frame used in letterpress printing to hold together the pages or columns of composed type that are printed at one time
  4. (v) go after with the intent to catch
  5. (v) pursue someone sexually or romantically
  6. (v) cut a groove into
  7. (v) cut a furrow into a columns

Usage(s):

  • High-speed chases may be money shots in Hollywood, but everywhere else they're just dangerous.

News

  1. JPMorgan Chase holds internal employee job fair

    JPMorgan Chase is holding an “internal” job fair today for employees of its Albion call center, to allow them to apply for 150 job openings that JPMorgan Chase has in Rochester, Sen. Charles Schumer’s office announced.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Buffalo News

  2. Stanton Chase Executive Search Spearheads Global Executive Strategy Survey

    Stanton Chase International , a retained executive search firm with 73 offices in 46 countries, has launched its "2013 Global Executive Strategy Survey." It has been distributed to senior industrial-sector ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Chase Promotes Mark Bensabat to Lead Middle Market Banking in the Southeast

    Chase announced today that it has promoted veteran banker Mark Bensabat to lead its middle market banking business in the Southeast – one of the bank’s fastest growing segments in
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I move over and offer my best wishes to Barry and his family on this historical achievement," Aaron said. "My hope today, as it was on that April evening in 1974, is that the achievement of this record will inspire others to chase their own...
    on Aug 8, 2007 By: Hank Aaron Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We're winning races," Edwards said after pulling away from Busch to win the 3M Performance 400 for his fifth Nascar Sprint Cup victory of the season. "We're gearing up for the Chase. I'm feeling stronger than ever. We're here to win...
    on Aug 17, 2008 By: Carl Edwards Source: New York Times

  3. "Jimmy Bond had a big jet boat chase in 'Live and Let Die,'" writes Moore, now 80. "I did quite a few run-throughs to practice and whilst banking on one such run, the engine cut out. I had no steering! I therefore continued in a straight line...
    on Aug 19, 2008 By: Roger Moore Source: International Herald Tribune

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