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Another word for prosecute

  1. To institute or subject to legal proceedings

      1. To initiate or pursue legal proceedings against (another party).
      2. To court; woo.
      3. To make a petition to; appeal to; beseech.
      1. To prosecute or defend (a lawsuit or legal action); pursue (a legal case).
      2. To bring a lawsuit or defend against a lawsuit in court.
      1. A rule of conduct or procedure established by custom, agreement, or authority.
      2. The body of rules and principles governing the affairs of a community and enforced by a political authority; a legal system:
      3. The condition of social order and justice created by adherence to such a system:
  2. To begin and carry through to completion

Another word for prosecute

  1. To pursue

      1. To stop (doing an activity or task) after reaching the point at which there is nothing left to do:
      2. To bring to a required or desired state:
      3. To arrive at or attain the end of:
      1. To put into effect; carry out:
      2. To perform; do:
      3. To create (a work of art, for example) in accordance with a prescribed design.
      1. (idiomatic) To connect (a telephone caller with intended callee).
      2. (idiomatic) to cause to endure
      3. (soccer) To pass the ball to (someone) giving them a one-on-one scoring opportunity.
      1. The act or an instance of following up, as to further an end or review new developments:
      2. One that follows so as to further an end or increase effectiveness:
      3. An article or a report giving further information on a previously reported item of news.
  2. Involve in a legal action