that is looked for
"the long sought relatives"
being searched for
"the most sought-after item was the silver candelabrum"
imp. & p. p. of Seek
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sawt, pa.t. and pa.p. of seek.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'sought' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1901
The numerical value of sought in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of sought in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The truth, the hope of any time, must always be sought in minorities.
If the present world go astray, the cause is in you, in you it is to be sought.
The decision regarding which penalty will be sought will be made after a full review of the facts and evidence in the case.
The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame. If it comes at all it will come because it is deserved, not because it is sought after.
Tell them dear, that if eyes were made for seeing,Then beauty is its own excuse for beingWhy thou wert there, O rival of the roseI never sought to ask, I never knewBut, in my simple ignorance supposeThe selfsame power that brought me there brought you.
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