verb (used with object), sought, seeking.
to go in search or quest of:
to seek the truth.
to try to find or discover by searching or questioning:
to seek the solution to a problem.
to try to obtain:
to seek fame.
to try or attempt (usually followed by an infinitive):
to seek to convince a person.
to go to:
to seek a place to rest.
to ask for; request:
to seek advice.
Archaic. to search or explore.
verb (used without object), sought, seeking.
to make inquiry.
be sought after, to be desired or in demand:
Graduates in the physical sciences are most sought after by employers these days.
verb (mainly transitive) seeks, seeking, sought
when intr, often foll by for or after. to try to find by searching; look for: to seek a solution
(also intransitive) to try to obtain or acquire: to seek happiness
to attempt (to do something); try: I’m only seeking to help
(also intransitive) to enquire about or request (something): to seek help
to go or resort to: to seek the garden for peace
an archaic word for explore
1. To move the head of a disk drive radially, i.e., to move from one track to another.
2. To wind the tape to a given location.
3. To move the pointer that marks the next byte to be read from or written to a file.
see: play hide and seek
noun 1. a person or thing that seeks. 2. Rocketry. a device in a missile that locates a target by sensing some characteristic of the target, as heat emission. a missile equipped with such a device.
verb (used with object), sought, seeking. 1. to go in search or quest of: to seek the truth. 2. to try to find or discover by searching or questioning: to seek the solution to a problem. 3. to try to obtain: to seek fame. 4. to try or attempt (usually followed by an infinitive): to […]
noun 1. a city in SE Massachusetts.
- Seek time
storage The time it takes for a disk drive to move its head(s) from one track to another. The seek time depends on the power of the servo, the mass of the heads, the number of tracks traversed and the time taken to position the heads over the target track accurately enough to start data […]