in hot pursuit (of someone or something)(redirected from in hot pursuit of them)
in hot pursuit (of someone or something)
Chasing or pursuing someone or something very closely or with great energy or zeal. The suspect was seen fleeing down Main Street with police in hot pursuit. They've been in hot pursuit of an Olympic gold medal for the last eight years.
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in hot purˈsuit (of somebody/something)chasing somebody; trying to catch somebody: He grabbed the jewels and ran, with several customers in hot pursuit.
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