What does seeking mean?

Definitions for seeking
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quest, seeking(noun)

    the act of searching for something

    "a quest for diamonds"

  2. seeking(noun)

    an attempt to acquire or gain something

Wiktionary

  1. seeking(Noun)

    action of the verb to seek

  2. seeking(Adjective)

    that seeks something specified

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seeking

    of Seek

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'seeking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2227

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'seeking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2935

How to pronounce seeking?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say seeking in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seeking in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seeking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of seeking in a Sentence

  1. Mohammed Aziz:

    I think after MH17 people became more aware of the problem. They seek information, the problem is before they weren't seeking information. They were waiting for information to come their way.

  2. Ann Kirkpatrick:

    I am finally seeking this help after struggling to do so in the past, and I am ready to admit that I, like countless other Americans, suffer from this disease.

  3. White House spokesman Mark Stroh:

    We are actively engaged with private companies to ensure they understand the public safety and national security risks that result from malicious actors' use of their encrypted products and services, however, President Barack Obama administration is not seeking legislation at this time.

  4. Donald Trump:

    You go in seeking the decision of the court without a court case, you go right in. You go before a judge, you do it quickly. Declaratory judgment. It's very good.

  5. President Trump:

    Drug traffickers kill so many thousands of our citizens every year, that's why my Department of Justice will be seeking so many tougher penalties than we've ever had and we'll be focusing on the penalties that I talked about previously for big pushers, the ones that are killing so many people, and that penalty is going to be the death penalty.

Images & Illustrations of seeking

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