Bedeutung von “search” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /sɜrtʃ/

B1 to try to find someone or something:

He searched / in his pockets for some change.

B1 to use a computer to find information, especially on the Internet:

I searched the Internet to find cheap flights to Barcelona.

If the police search a place or a person, they look to see if he, she, or it is hiding anything illegal, such as drugs:

Police are still searching / the forest for the missing girl.

(Definition von “search verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)