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Definitions and Synonyms of prosecute | Another word for prosecute | What is prosecute?

Samples where prosecute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The State of California prosecuted O.J. Simpson

(prosecute is a kind of ...) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

"think before you act" "We must move quickly" "The governor should act on the new energy bill" "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

Samples where prosecute or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She pursued many activities
  • They engaged in a discussion

Synonyms for prosecute in the sense of this definition

(prosecute is a kind of ...) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

"think before you act" "We must move quickly" "The governor should act on the new energy bill" "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

(... is a kind of prosecute ) engage in or perform

"practice safe sex" "commit a random act of kindness"

(... is a kind of prosecute ) engage at close quarters

"close with the enemy"

(... is a kind of prosecute ) engage in political activities

"This colleague is always politicking"

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