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Definition of the noun pursual

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noun - plural: pursuals

  1. the act of pursuing in an effort to overtake or capture

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Google previewUniversal Dictionary of the English Language: Ine-Rhe (1897)

by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

pursual—. Puseyite. 3823 *pur -an'-al. ». [Eng. pursuit); -ai.] The act of pursuing ; pursuance. pur-atf-anfo, s. [ting, pursuant) ; -«.] The act of pursuing, following, or prosecuting ; a following after ; a carrying out or prosecuting of a design, order, ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: M-Q (1903)

by Joseph Wright

Pursual, sb. the act of urging with great earnestness ; (2) Pursuit, sb. an assault. (1) Bnff.1 ( 3) ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1886)

A New Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use ... by Robert Hunter

pursual— Puseyite 731 *pUT-8U'-al, s. [Eng. pursue); -aL] The act.

Google previewUniversal dictionary of the English language (1898)

a new and original work presenting ... every word in the English language ... and an exhaustive encyclopaedia of all the arts and sciences by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

pursual— Puseyite •pur su -al, s. ict of pursuing [Eng. pursuit); -aL] pursuance. The pur-siT-ance, s. [Eng. pursuant; -ce.] The act of pursuing, following, or prosecuting ; a following after ; a carrying out or prosecuting of a design, order, &c.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

pursual (per-su'al), n. [< pursue + -a/.] The act of pursuing ; pursuit ...

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Scrabble value of P3U1R1S1U1A1L1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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