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Definition of the verb be after
What does be after mean as a doing phrase?
- have the will and intention to carry out some action
- lexical domain: Cognition - verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting
- synonym of be after: plan
- more generic words: intend / mean / think = have in mind as a purpose
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Alternative definition of the verb be after
- To try to obtain
- To try to capture
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The Cambridge Biography of D. H. Lawrence by Mark Kinkead-Weekes
What Lawrence seems to be after is an obscene parody both 396 D. H. LAWRENCE: TRIUMPH TO EXILE.
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