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sought af·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sought, sought-after(a)adjective

    being searched for

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

  2. coveted, desired, in demand(p), sought afteradjective

    greatly desired


  1. sought after

    "Sought after" is a term used to describe something or someone that is highly desired, wanted, or pursued by many people due to its perceived high value, desirability, or popularity. This term can be applied to various scenarios including goods, services, skills, professions, individuals, honors, and experiences.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sought after in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sought after in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of sought after in a Sentence

  1. Paris Opera director Stephane Lissner:

    (Millepied) brought a lot to the ballet, being the ballet director and a much sought after choreographer was causing him trouble ... Aurelie will bring a lot of other things as she will take her post in September.

  2. Paul McDonald:

    Most companies are expecting that today, they know in order to win the best candidates who are busy and highly sought after that they need to be flexible.

  3. Alexander Neill:

    Serving in the military, in a Chinese cultural sense, is not a sought-after professional career, if the PLA can offer competitive salaries, they may be able to attract a new stratum of specialist talent.

  4. Farmer Phub Zam:

    Of all my vegetables, broccoli is the most sought after, each kilogram sells for 90 rupees ($1.40).

  5. Richard Branson:

    The Scarlet Lady is truly special and we've worked with some of the world's most sought-after designers, artists and architects to craft an extraordinary experience.

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    established or prearranged unalterably
    A foreordained
    B equivalent
    C unsealed
    D ectomorphic

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