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prosecute

see definition of prosecute
  • verbbring action against in court
  • verbfollow through, persevere
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Synonyms for prosecute

verb bring action against in court
  • arraign
  • indict
  • litigate
  • sue
  • summon
  • try
  • contest
  • do
  • bring suit
  • bring to trial
  • haul into court
  • involve in litigation
  • law
  • prefer charges
  • pull up
  • put away
  • put on docket
  • put on trial
  • see in court
  • seek redress
  • take to court
  • turn on the heat

Antonyms for prosecute

  • exonerate
  • cease
  • free
  • halt
  • liberate
  • pardon
  • stop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to prosecute

accuse

verb. place blame for wrongdoing, fault

accusing

verb. place blame for wrongdoing, fault

denounce

verb. condemn, attack

denounced

verb. condemn, attack

denouncing

verb. condemn, attack

enforce

verb. put a rule, plan in force
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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