quest

Definitions:

  • The act or an instance of seeking or pursuing something; a search.
  • An expedition undertaken in medieval romance by a knight in order to perform a prescribed feat.
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  • An inquest.
  • A jury appointed to take part in an inquest.
  • To search for something.
  • To go on a quest.
  • To search for game or bay when sighting game, as a hound.
  • To go in search; make search or inquiry; pursue.
  • To go begging.
  • To give tongue, as a dog on the scent of game.
  • To search or seek for; inquire into or examine.
  • To announce by giving tongue, as a dog.
  • Same as <internalXref urlencoded="queest">queest</internalXref>.
  • The act of seeking; search; pursuit; suit.
  • An act of searching or seeking, as for a particular object: as, the <em>quest</em> of the holy grail.
  • A body of searchers collectively; a searching party.
  • Inquiry; examination.
  • Request; desire; solicitation; prayer; demand.
  • A jury of inquest; a sworn body of examiners; also, an inquest.
  • To search for; to examine.
  • To go on a quest; to make a search; to go in pursuit; to beg.
  • The act of seeking, or looking after anything; attempt to find or obtain; search; pursuit
  • Request; desire; solicitation.
  • Those who make search or inquiry, taken collectively.
  • Inquest; jury of inquest.
  • A <xref>journey</xref> or effort in <xref>pursuit</xref> of a <xref>goal</xref> (often lengthy, <xref>ambitious</xref>, or <xref>fervent</xref>); a <xref>mission</xref>.
  • To seek or pursue a goal; to undertake a <xref>mission</xref> or job.
  • search the trail of (game)
  • a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
  • seek alms, as for religious purposes
  • bark with prolonged noises, of dogs
  • make a search (for)
  • the act of searching for something
  • express the need or desire for; ask for
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