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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theychase up
he/she/itchases up
present participlechasing up
past tensechased up
past participlechased up
  1. 1
    to find out what is being done about something
  2. 2
    to ask someone who should have done something why they have not done it

    Why don’t you chase up those software people today?

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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