Definition of "seeking" []

  • To try to find by searching; look for (verb)
  • To try to obtain or acquire (verb)
  • To attempt (to do something); try (verb)
  • To enquire about or request (something) (verb)
  • To go or resort to (verb)
  • Action of the verb to seek (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • That seeks something specified (adjective)
  • Present participle of seek. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "seeking" in a sentence
  • "But you must not suppose that he was capable of a gross selfishness, or that he could have been satisfied without persuading himself that he was seeking to infuse some happiness into Maggie’s life, —seeking this even more than any direct ends for himself."
  • "This is what we call the seeking of a harmonious world."
  • "It is not exactly what you call seeking out the truth and reporting on it in order to set people free."