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go af·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, trackverb

    go after with the intent to catch

    "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit"

  2. quest for, go after, quest after, pursueverb

    go in search of or hunt for

    "pursue a hobby"

Wiktionary

  1. go afterverb

    To pursue in attempt to catch another.

  2. go afterverb

    To pursue an object or a goal.

ChatGPT

  1. go after

    1) To pursue or chase with an intention to catch, obtain, or achieve something. 2) To proceed or follow in pursuit. 3) To try to obtain or achieve (a job, position, degree, etc.) 4) To criticize or attack someone. 5) To imitate or replicate someone or something. The definition can vary greatly depending on the context in which it's used.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of go after in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of go after in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of go after in a Sentence

  1. Bill Nelson:

    I look forward to meeting with the president's nominee in the coming weeks to discuss his views on several important issues such as protecting women's rights, guaranteeing access to health care for those with pre-existing conditions and protecting the right to vote, just to name a few, i will make my decision after that.

  2. Robert Kelner:

    As has previously been reported, General Flynn briefed the Defense Intelligence Agency, a component agency of DoD, extensively regarding the RT speaking event trip both before and after the trip, and he answered any questions that were posed by DIA concerning the trip during those briefings.

  3. Kevin Surratt:

    We have come to a time where we must inform the public that After a year of privately undergoing a series of treatment for Esophageal cancer our beloved Traci Braxton has gone on to glory.

  4. The SEAI report:

    Renewable energy sources are now the second largest source of electricity after natural gas.

  5. Roy M. Cohn:

    Go after a man's weakness, and never, ever, threaten unless you're going to follow through, because if you don't, the next time you won't be taken seriously.


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