go chase yourself

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Interjection[edit]

go chase yourself

  1. (dated) go away (and stop bothering me)
    • 1943, Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, 2005 HarperCollins edition, ISBN 0060736267, page 18,
      One of the boys nudged him and said,
      "Hey! Your sister's followin' us."
      "Yeah," agreed Neeley. The boy turned around and yelled at Francie:
      "Go chase yourself!"
    • 1957, J. D. Salinger, "Zooey", in, 1961, Franny and Zooey, 1991 LB Books edition, page 147,
      "This is what I was trying to get at last night. Before you told me to chase myself...."

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