- The definition of pursuant is coming from or based on.
An example of pursuant is attending graduate school after receiving a Bachelor's degree.
pursuant definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English poursuiant ; from Old French present participle of poursuir: see pursue
pursuant definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Probably from Middle English pursuant, aspirant, from Anglo-Norman, present participle of pursure, to pursue; see pursue.
pursuant - Phrases/Idioms
- following upon
- in accordance with