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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
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