Synonyms of prosecute


1. prosecute, act, move

usage: conduct a prosecution in a court of law

2. prosecute

usage: bring a criminal action against (in a trial); "The State of California prosecuted O.J. Simpson"

3. prosecute, engage, pursue, act, move

usage: carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; "She pursued many activities"; "They engaged in a discussion"

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Definition and meaning of prosecute (Dictionary)