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Synonyms for seeksik

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seek(verb)

    the movement of a read/write head to a specific data track on a disk

  2. seek(verb)

    try to get or reach

    Synonyms:
    try, essay, search, assay, attempt, look for

  3. search, seek, look for(verb)

    try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of

    Synonyms:
    attempt, anticipate, explore, look, research, essay, try, look to, assay, search, look for, seek

  4. try, seek, attempt, essay, assay(verb)

    make an effort or attempt

    Synonyms:
    attempt, examine, search, stress, adjudicate, strain, essay, seek, look for, assay, try out, try, prove, test, try on, taste, hear, set about, undertake, sample, judge, render

  5. seek(verb)

    go to or towards

    Synonyms:
    try, essay, search, assay, attempt, look for

  6. seek(verb)

    inquire for

    Synonyms:
    try, essay, search, assay, attempt, look for

Wiktionary

  1. seek(verb)

    Synonyms:
    look for, search

  2. seek(verb)

    To try to find, to look for, to search.

    Synonyms:
    search, look for

  3. seek(verb)

    To inquire for; to ask for; to solicit; to beseech.

    Synonyms:
    look for, search

  4. seek(verb)

    To try to acquire or gain; to strive after; to aim at.

    Synonyms:
    look for, search

  5. seek(verb)

    To go, move, travel (in a given direction).

    Synonyms:
    search, look for

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. seek(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    search for, seek for, look for, look after, try to find

  2. seek(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    solicit, ask, inquire for, try to get, endeavor to gain

  3. seek(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    search, make search, look

  4. seek(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    try, strive, endeavor, attempt

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

solicit, find, request, try, search, ask, strive, obtain, seeks, pursue, endeavour, get, seeking, aim, attempt, claim, look, explore, elicit


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