Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “seek”

See all translations

seek

verb [T] (SEARCH)
搜寻
 
 
/siːk/ (sought) formal
to try to find or get something, especially something which is not a physical object
寻找;寻求(尤指非物质的东西)
"Are you actively seeking jobs?" she asked.
“你在积极地找工作吗?”她问。
Hundreds of dissidents are seeking refuge/asylum in the US embassy.
数百名持不同政见者到美国大使馆寻求庇护。
Searching
to ask for advice, help, approval, permission, etc.
请求;要求
Legal advice should be sought before you take any further action.
你在采取下一步行动之前,应该咨询一下律师。
Making appeals and requests
-seeking
 
 
/-siː.kɪŋ/ suffix
A lot of bad behaviour is attention-seeking on the part of mixed-up kids.
迷茫的孩子的很多不良行为都是为了寻求关注。
Searching
(Definition of seek verb (SEARCH) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “seek” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

guru

a religious leader or teacher in the Hindu or Sikh religion

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More