seekverbuk /siːk/ us /siːk/ (sought, sought) formal
seek verb (SEARCH)
seek verb (TRY)
- The country's president is seeking to mend relations with the United States.
- Six journalists sought to challenge in court the legality of the ban on broadcasting.
- They are seeking to change the rules.
- People seeking to end the crisis must have our full support.
- I find it abhorrent that people should seek to gain financially from this tragic situation.