verb (used with object), sought, seek·ing.
verb (used without object), sought, seek·ing.
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Idioms for seek
Origin of seek
OTHER WORDS FROM seekoutseek, verb (used with object), out·sought, out·seek·ing.re·seek, verb (used with object), re·sought, re·seek·ing.un·seek·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for seek
The latter is well below the $1 trillion Democratic leaders are seeking for state and local governments.Trump warms to ‘Problem Solvers’ stimulus bill—including $1,200 checks and $450 weekly unemployment benefits|Lance Lambert|September 17, 2020|Fortune
Feynman and others sought whole new perspectives — perhaps even one that would return particles to center stage — but came back with a hack instead.How Mathematical ‘Hocus-Pocus’ Saved Particle Physics|Charlie Wood|September 17, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Shoppers tend to seek out brands they’re already familiar with when it’s time to buy, so reaching them early in the shopping season is key.5 tips for adding connected TV to your holiday ad strategy|Sponsored Content: SteelHouse|September 14, 2020|Search Engine Land
The second is that corporations should seek to make profit by benefiting others.50 years later, Milton Friedman’s shareholder doctrine is dead|jakemeth|September 13, 2020|Fortune
The initiative also sought voter approval to have the city borrow money.
But on Thursday Boxer triggered a Golden State political earthquake, announcing that she would not seek a fifth term in 2016.The Golden State Preps for the ‘Red Wedding’ of Senate Races|David Freedlander|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Parents who want to transfer custody of a child to someone other than a relative must seek permission from a judge.
As more come online, they will actively seek better selling prices elsewhere and also source their goods internationally.
We ought to seek Chinese cooperation in a response to this North Korean act of aggression.
It would seek to cut off the main Allied lines of supply and communication.
Hence arise factions, dissensions, and loss to their religious interests and work; and these intruders seek to rule the others.
How much of the imagination, how much of the intellect, evaporates and is lost while we seek to embody it in words!Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
I prayed for her before the temple, and unto the very end I will seek after her, and she flourished as a grape soon ripe.
Learn to do well: seek judgment, relieve the oppressed, judge for the fatherless, defend the widow.
Uriah said it would dishonour him to seek ease and pleasure at home while other soldiers were enduring hardship at the front.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
British Dictionary definitions for seek
verb seeks, seeking or sought (mainly tr)
Derived forms of seekseeker, noun
Word Origin for seek
Idioms and Phrases with seek
see play hide and seek.