chase (someone or something) around

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chase (someone or something) around

To chase someone or something in what becomes a circuitous pursuit. I can't chase the dog around all morning, I have to get to work! After chasing the criminal around for an hour, the police were finally able to catch him.
See also: around, chase

chase someone or something around

to follow someone or something around in pursuit. (There is an implication that the person or thing pursued is attempting to elude whatever is in pursuit.) The dog chased us around in play. It chased around all the children.
See also: around, chase
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She told me that he had locked the door and was chasing her around the desk.
Angelina Ashby told an employment tribunal in Sheffield that her former boss Pete Smith put a female colleague across his knee and spanked her after chasing her around the office.
He was shouting abuse at her and started chasing her around the house.
He keeps chasing her around the cage but she's having none of it.
Hanson) was in essence chasing her around,'' Hayashida said.