Seeing Seeker

Seek

Meanings and phrases

seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the movement of a read/write head to a specific data track on a disk

seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. try to get or reach
  2. try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of; search; look for
  3. make an effort or attempt; try; attempt; essay; assay
  4. go to or towards
  5. inquire for

hide and go seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a game in which a child covers his eyes while the other players hide then tries to find them; hide-and-seek

seek out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. look for a specific person or thing

seek time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) the time it takes for a read/write head to move to a specific data track

track-to-track seek time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) the time it takes for a read/write head to move to an adjacent data track

not seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They welcome poverty, do not seek nor flee death.
  • She did not seek election in her own right in 1956.
  • He did not seek re-election in the 2012 election.

did not seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She did not seek election in her own right in 1956.
  • He did not seek re-election in the 2012 election.
  • He did not seek re-election in the 1953 election.

seek reelection

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Williams chose not to seek reelection in 1974.
  • Domengeaux did not seek reelection to Congress in 1948.
  • Lewis declined to seek reelection in 2012.

seek refuge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His brother decides to seek refuge in England.
  • The humans seek refuge at Pacing's store.
  • Kmita has to seek refuge with Olenka and she forces him to flee.

seek help

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • While Tom kept watch over the "Coloma", Minnie went to seek help.
  • He moved to Syria to seek help from the Roman emperor Constantine.
  • Some other chiefs were not so quick to seek help from the government.

not to seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Williams chose not to seek reelection in 1974.
  • He chose not to seek re-election in 1998.
  • Landis opted not to seek a waiver.

seek revenge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The crab's offspring seek revenge on the monkey.
  • Kimberly realises what she must now do to seek revenge on her enemies.
  • Then, after his release in 1998, he set out to seek revenge by starting a murder series.
E.g.
  • Domengeaux did not seek reelection to Congress in 1948.
  • He did not seek reelection, in 2007.
  • On March 9, 2009, Hogan announced that he would not seek reelection.

seek shelter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It begins to rain and they seek shelter.
  • Many people had to seek shelter on higher ground and many people were marooned.
  • As the storm approached, residents of low-lying areas were advised to seek shelter.

decided to seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Zappa decided to seek out Varèse's music.
  • In 2004 the media firm decided to seek a capital expansion.
  • In October 1925, Crosby and Rinker decided to seek fame in California.

seek medical

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • If irritation persists, seek medical attention.
  • He did not seek medical treatment.
  • However, the athlete is still advised to seek medical consultation.

forced to seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Tiberius held on until Bato was forced to seek terms.
  • Due to illness he was forced to seek leave in 1892 before speaking in the senate.
  • Confederate batteries were brought forward onto the plain but were outgunned and forced to seek safer positions.

seek admission

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Students may seek admission to neighboring public school districts.
  • Or a student living in a neighboring public school district may seek admission to Brockway Area School District.
  • A student living in a neighboring public school district or a foreign exchange student may seek admission to Area School District.

seek another

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Incumbent Democrat David G. Greenfield declined to seek another term.
  • Zmazek didn't want to seek another singer, so he decided to sing by himself.
  • It was probably this that induced Broda, who disliked quarrels, to seek another position.

seek employment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He lost his father at the age of eleven and had to seek employment to support his family.
  • His mother's lack of funds forced him to leave school at an early age, and seek employment nearby.
  • railway maintenance work) and allowed residents to seek employment and engage in trade further afield.

began to seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the early 20th century, the Ironton began to seek more diverse sources of revenue.
  • He now began to seek out other opponents of National Socialism in Austria to create a resistance group.
  • Other artists began to seek her out, and she occasional worked with other performers in duos for specific shows.

declined to seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lewis declined to seek reelection in 2012.
  • She declined to seek re-election in 2014.
  • He declined to seek re-election in 2017.

order to seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A way of life which Allende's Chile was fighting against, in order to seek "another possible world".
  • At least one artillery officer disobeyed Wellington's order to seek shelter in the adjacent squares during the charges.
  • The castle held out until autumn, by which time Yoshitaka had sent a message to Oda Nobunaga in order to seek his assistance.

seek a third

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, he didn't seek a third parliamentary mandate in 2012.
  • Neff was reelected in 1922 but did not seek a third term in 1924.
  • Incumbent Democrat Julissa Ferreras declined to seek a third term.

seek treatment

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After being approached by concerned colleagues, he announced that he would seek treatment for alcohol abuse.
  • He explains he was simply trying to help her with her addiction, which she had refused to seek treatment for.
  • In return for these benefits, the sick person is obligated to seek treatment and work to become well once more.

seek election

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She did not seek election in her own right in 1956.
  • On January 19, 2012, Mark Murphy announced he would seek election to the Congressional seat his father once held.
  • Stanhope announced his intention to seek election as the United States President in the 2008 election on the Libertarian Party ticket.

seek work

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He had to seek work when his father died in 1937.
  • In 1911, Amos left his wife and children to seek work in Los Angeles.
  • Young men and women moved to New England to seek work where many had relatives.

seek new

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Research continues to seek new environmentally friendly ways to rid the soil of harmful pesticides.
  • Following her brief stint with theater, Dehner decided to adventure to Paris to seek new inspiration.
  • However, after Conradin's defeat at the Battle of Tagliacozzo and his execution in 1268, he had to seek new allies.

seek a new

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The team announced that it would seek a new partner; until 2010, these rights were held by MASN.
  • He was ultimately forced to seek a new route across the Rocky Mountains and found one through the Athabasca Pass.
  • The Sounds declined to renew their contract with the Athletics, choosing instead to seek a new major league affiliate.

intention to seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On June 7, 2015, Wilson announced his intention to seek the leadership of the NS NDP at the party's 2016 leadership convention.
  • Stanhope announced his intention to seek election as the United States President in the 2008 election on the Libertarian Party ticket.
  • On December 7, 2004, Spitzer announced his intention to seek the Democratic nomination for the 2006 election for Governor of New York.

seek a second

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lee did not seek a second term as party chairman in the party's internal elections in December 2006.
  • In 1999 she did not seek a second term as mayor, saying that she was focusing on her 2000 bid for Congress.
  • Hughes also considered retiring from the governorship, but Taft and Roosevelt convinced him to seek a second term.

seek another term

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Incumbent Democrat David G. Greenfield declined to seek another term.
  • Early in 1950, Governor Thomas E. Dewey announced he would not seek another term as governor.
  • Simms announced in May 2017 announced that he will not seek another term in the 2017 election.

actively seek

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They actively seek to restore the Earth's homeostasis — whenever they see it out of balance, e.g.
  • Admiral Boorda ordered the units comprising each force to actively seek and "destroy" each other.
  • During this period, they will also actively seek other young orangutans to play with and travel with.

seek support

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After defeat during the Siege of Kinsale, he travelled to Spain to seek support from Philip III.
  • Individuals who are agreeable are more likely to seek support when needed and to receive it from others.
  • The increasing importance of the Buddhist sects in this period made it crucial for secular rulers to seek support from religious networks.

seek an exception

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Districts are not allowed to raise taxes above that index unless they allow voters to vote by referendum, or they seek an exception from the state Department of Education.

seek asylum

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Liu Family had to flee their home to seek asylum again.
  • Waldecker came to the area to seek asylum from Nazi persecution.
  • More than 150 migrants prepared to seek asylum from United States immigration officials.
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