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Related to Chace: chance, chase, chess
n.1.See 3d Chase, n., 3.
v. t.1.To pursue. See Chase v. t.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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I have seen Owen Chace, who was chief mate of the Essex at the time of the tragedy; I have read his plain and faithful narrative; I have conversed with his son; and all this within a few miles of the scene of the catastrophe.
The following are extracts from Chace's narrative: Every fact seemed to warrant me in concluding that it was anything but chance which directed his operations; he made two several attacks upon the ship, at a short interval between them, both of which, according to their direction, were calculated to do us the most injury, by being made ahead, and thereby combining the speed of the two objects for the shock; to effect which, the exact manoeuvres which he made were necessary.
This was not however the case at present; for after a long fruitless search, Mr Fitzpatrick returned to the kitchen, where, as if this had been a real chace, entered a gentleman hallowing as hunters do when the hounds are at a fault.
Not resting satisfied with giving that much chace to Mrs Boffin's fancies, they pursued them into the yard and outbuildings, and under the Mounds.
"It's rare that a project comes across that I instantly want to do," says Chace - whose character is called The Deep - during a visit to London to promote the series.
"Wanting to prove he's not a villain, Chace takes Vikki to a construction site, where she sees how it's a source of pride to him and all the workers involved.
"As the judge ably recognized, there are significant gaps in the factual record, such as with regard to whether Nathan Chace owned the plaintiffs' lots at the time the deed was transferred.
Jeremy Labbe, 22, was driving west on Moffett Street, according to acting Police Chief Edwin Burgwinkel, and failed to navigate the intersection at Chace Hill Road.
Chace understands the needs of children and all those concerned with providing them with meaningful learning and interpersonal experiences.
He is one of Hollywood's hottest bachelors which means dating in private is sometimes difficult for Chace Crawford.
There is a place where the idea of the model commonwealth can and must survive, Chace says.
Chace said: "I thought he might have some sort of persona he was trying to project, but he is easygoing.