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chace (third-person singular simple present chaces, present participle chacing, simple past and past participle chaced)

  1. (obsolete) To chase; to pursue.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Old French[edit]



chace f (oblique plural chaces, nominative singular chace, nominative plural chaces)

  1. hunt (action of hunting)
    • circa 1170, Chrétien de Troyes, Érec et Énide:
      Sire!, fet il, de ceste chace
      N'avroiz vos ja ne gré ne grace.
      "Sire!" Said he. "Of this hunt
      I have neither desire nor want"




  1. first-person singular present indicative of chacer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of chacer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of chacer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of chacer
  5. Second-person singular present imperative of chacer