What does sought mean?

Definitions for sought
sɔtsought

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sought.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sought(adj)

    that is looked for

    "the long sought relatives"

  2. sought, sought-after(a)(adj)

    being searched for

    "the most sought-after item was the silver candelabrum"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sought

    of Seek

  2. Sought

    imp. & p. p. of Seek

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sought

    sawt, pa.t. and pa.p. of seek.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sought' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1901

Anagrams for sought »

  1. toughs

  2. oughts

How to pronounce sought ?

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

How to say sought in sign language?

  1. sought

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sought in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sought in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of sought in a Sentence

  1. State John Kerry:

    This is the good deal that we have sought.

  2. Michael Oppenheim:

    I wish I had stopped or sought help, but I kept going.

  3. Margaret Oliphant Oliphant:

    Temptations come, as a general rule, when they are sought.

  4. Aye Aye Thein:

    Myanmar hair is the softest, most sought-after hair in Asia.

  5. Shimon Peres:

    This is the start of the real peace we have sought for so long.

Images & Illustrations of sought

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

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