chase (someone or something) (away) from some place

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chase (someone or something) (away) from some place

To send or force someone or something away from some place. The threat of bedbugs chased everyone away from the hotel. Unfortunately, our dog can't rest until he has chased all birds from our yard.
See also: chase, place

chase someone or something(away) from some place

 and chase someone or something out of some place
to drive someone or something away from or out of a place. The police sirens chased the thief from the building. We chased away all the children from the pond.
See also: chase, place
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The conflict sometimes turns fatal, especially when communities try to chase them away from their farms,'Gathitu said.
Without other predators to chase them away from a kill, they had more leisure time to hang about and chew the bone.
Glasgow University's Professor Peter Maitland said: "Char are usually afraid of trout which chase them away from feeding stations.
Low-ranking males run a higher risk of having other males chase them away from females.