verb (used without object)
- to search for game.
- to bay or give tongue in pursuit of game.
verb (used with object)
Origin of quest
Related formsquest·er, nounquest·ing·ly, adverbun·quest·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for quester
I mean the higher law that is found at last by the quester after goodness, beauty and truth.The Hive|Will Levington Comfort
Even now, the Quester's adventure is a desperate one—few there be that find It.The Secret Glory|Arthur Machen
The nation of scholars pictured the quester as a student, not as a knight.
As regards the quester himself, the maiden he thus woos is his reward and the noblest prize earth has to offer him.
British Dictionary definitions for quester
verb (mainly intr)
- to search for game
- to bay when in pursuit of game
Derived Formsquester, nounquesting, adjectivequestingly, adverb
Word Origin for quest
Idioms and Phrases with quester
see under in search of.