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noun as in act of looking for

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Roblox opens its books, Snap makes an acquisition and Pfizer and BioNTech seek regulatory approval for their vaccine.

The companies are also seeking authorization to distribute the vaccine in Australia, Canada, Europe, Japan, the United Kingdom and other parts of the world, making its deep-freeze problem a global challenge.

An Initial Public Offering is the promised land for startup pilgrims who may wander the desert for years seeking product-market fit.

The co-founder of the digital-news site Vox will leave the organization and join the New York Times, in another sign of upheaval among start-up companies that have sought to challenge “legacy” news operations.

The start-up also is seeking to license its technology to other e-scooter companies across multiple countries, including the United States, in the coming years.

Most often, the doctrine is invoked by minors seeking an abortion without parental consent.

The detectives are still at it, seeking to account for a period of time when Brinsley may well have paused to sit somewhere.

Most other social justice movements are seeking some shift of power and money.

The child almost died from the delay of an hour in seeking help.

Either way, guests seeking a holiday getaway there can also enjoy a tingle of telling truth to power by posting their own reviews.

But they soon fell out, for Murat had the audacity to try and make these patriots fight instead of merely seeking plunder.

He returned to the hotel, and, eluding a gossip-seeking landlady, went up to his room.

Old Holmes furrowed his brow and closed one eye, seeking with the other the inspiration of the sky.

My entrails were troubled in seeking her: therefore shall I possess a good possession.

However, she was not seeking refreshment or help from any source, either external or from within.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to seeking, such as: searching, hunting, probing, pursuing, and exploring.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.