Definition of "seeks" []

  • 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)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of seek. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "seeks" in a sentence
  • "Bill Gaytten has been directing the studio while the label seeks a successor to John Galliano, who was fired in the spring, but Mr. Gaytten has not been seen as a likely candidate for the job since his couture collection, shown in July, was widely panned."
  • "The word seeks to imitate the sound; a Roman farmer was probably responsible for the Latin grunire, “to grunt; to sound like a rooting pig or sickly cow.”"
  • "This term seeks to lump together the task of expressing a meaning in a different language and transmitting a creative message to another culture, making the translator here a recreater as well."