chase; give chase ((to a person));run after; pursue

    • 犯人は追跡の手を逃れた
    • The criminal eluded the chase [pursuit]./The culprit gave his pursuers the slip.
    • 警察は誘拐犯人を追跡中だ
    • The police are 「on the kidnapper's trail [in pursuit of the kidnapper].
    • 殺人犯を追跡して捕らえた
    • We tracked down the murderer (and captured him).

    trace; follow up

    • 各新聞は政界への金の流れを追跡している
    • The papers are trying to trace the flow of money to politicians.