chase (someone or something) in(to) (some place)

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chase (someone or something) in(to) (some place)

To steer or guide someone or something into a particular place. The dog chased the sheep back into their pen.
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chase someone (or an animal) in(to) some place

 and chase someone or an animal in
to drive someone or an animal into a place of confinement. They chased all the cattle into the corral. The cowboys chased in the cattle.
See also: chase, place
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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July 20, 1997, Portland, Oregon: "Recognizing the individual as the suspect they were looking for, the officers both gave chase into the overgrown backyard of the residence where they became separated by a hedge.