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pursue(Carry on), verb adhere to, cling to, conduct, continue, cultivate, enact, engage, execute, follow, go in for, keep on, keep up, maintain, perform, permanere, persist, persistere, practice, proceed, prosecute, stick to
pursue(Chase), verb consectari, ferret out, follow, follow a trail, go after, go in pursuit of, hunt, prosequi, prowl, quest, run after, run down, search, seek, sequi, trace, track, trail
pursue(Strive to gain), verb aim, aspire to, attempt, be bent upon, be determined to get, be intent upon, bid for, contrive to gain, court, covet, desire, endeavor to gain, exert oneself for, intend, labor for, progress, push toward, seek, seek to attain, sequi, set as a goal, solicit, steer for, strive for, struggle for, try for, try one's best, try to obtain, work for
See also: adhere, approach, assume, attempt, bait, chase, continue, delve, desire, endeavor, engage in, exercise, follow, follow-up, harass, hunt, inquire, keep, maintain, persevere, persist, ply, practice, prosecute, race, remain, research, resume, search, specialize, strive, study, trace, undertake