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.
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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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They were chasing us around pretty physically in the second half and we weren't handling it very well, but down the stretch we did a better job with it.
Pupil Corrine Duffy, 11, who organised getting the chickens at the school, said: "We don't want to get rid of Hydref because he is a lovely-looking bird but we have had enough of his pecking andwe are fed up of him chasing us around the coop.
There was a giant hot dog chasing us around spraying Orangina on us.
In fact, there were more photographers chasing us around than we had in the movie.