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Noun: seeking  see-king
  1. The act of searching for something
    - quest
     
  2. An attempt to acquire or gain something
Verb: seek (sought)  seek
  1. Try to get or reach
    "seek a position"; "seek an education"; "seek happiness"
     
  2. Try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of
    - search, look for
     
  3. Make an effort to accomplish something
    "He sought to improve himself"; "She always seeks to do good in the world";
    - try, attempt, essay, assay
     
  4. Go to or towards
    "a liquid seeks its own level"
     
  5. Inquire for
    "seek directions from a local"

Derived forms: seekings

See also: sought

Type of: act, attempt, desire, effort, endeavor [US], endeavour [Brit, Cdn], go, hunt, hunting, locomote, move, request, search, travel, try, want

Encyclopedia: Seeking

Seek, and ye shall find