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sought

[ sawt ]
/ sɔt /
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verb
simple past tense and past participle of seek.

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OTHER WORDS FROM sought

self-sought, adjectiveun·sought, adjective
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sought
/ (sɔːt) /

verb
the past tense and past participle of seek
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