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


Since he went to Salamis in search of you, I have not seen him until late this evening.

Pericles went to seek his son, and found him reclining on the couch where he had left him.

"But you went to Athens, and took no care for your country," rejoined the prince.

No; I left him here, while I went to the store for a new hatchet.

He went round to the back door, where he thought it best, in the first place, to knock.

When they had gone, he went back to the work of final adjustment.

He lit a candle, and went cautiously down the rickety staircase.

John made a helpless gesture, and at a renewed call, went indoors.

He went back to the farmhouse to tell Paul of his nephew's escape.

He went over to the desk and began to scribble a name on the pad of paper.