Synonyms for search
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English Synonyms and Antonyms
A hunt may be either the act of pursuing or the act of seeking, or a combination of the two. A chase or pursuit is after that which is fleeing or departing; a search is for that which is hidden; a hunt may be for that which is either hidden or fleeing; a search is a minute and careful seeking, and is especially applied to a locality; we make a search of or through a house, for an object, in which connection it would be colloquial to say a hunt. Hunt never quite loses its association with field-sports, where it includes both search and chase; the search till the game is hunted out, and the chase till it is hunted down. Figuratively, we speak of literary pursuits, or of the pursuit of knowledge; a search for reasons; the chase of fame or honor; hunt, in figurative use, inclines to the unfavorable sense of inquisition, but with more of dash and aggressiveness; as, a hunt for heresy.
Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms
search, hunt, huntingnoun
the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone
an investigation seeking answers
"a thorough search of the ledgers revealed nothing"; "the outcome justified the search"
an operation that determines whether one or more of a set of items has a specified property
"they wrote a program to do a table lookup"
the examination of alternative hypotheses
"his search for a move that would avoid checkmate was unsuccessful"
boarding and inspecting a ship on the high seas
"right of search"
search, seek, look forverb
try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of
"The police are searching for clues"; "They are searching for the missing man in the entire county"
search or seek
"We looked all day and finally found the child in the forest"; "Look elsewhere for the perfect gift!"
research, search, exploreverb
"the students had to research the history of the Second World War for their history project"; "He searched for information on his relatives on the web"; "Scientists are exploring the nature of consciousness"
subject to a search
"The police searched the suspect"; "We searched the whole house for the missing keys"
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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words
List of paraphrases for "search":
research, quest, recherche, searching, lookup, pursuit, searches, find, finding, seek, prefetch, búsqueda, hunt, searched, investigational, tracing, raided, retrieval, locate, searchable, inst., frisk, inspection, excavation, seeking, recherches, looking, researching
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Faced with thousands of desperate people fleeing wars and crises, Europe has closed borders, forcing people in search of protection to risk their lives and die at sea.
Individuals with a usual source of care and a relationship with a physician may have fewer questions and concerns and we know that they have less uncertainty about the vaccine, they may be less likely to search for additional information.
We have to make sure that when we enter upon someone's premises, and we start doing a search, or we seize property, that we're doing that with a legal authority to do so, it's my job as the police chief to make sure that whenever we do something like this we are doing it with the color of authority to do so. In this case, we had to have a search warrant.
This is the outcome we have all been hoping and praying for. I commend our Detectives and our Search and Rescue team for their commitment and attention to detail.
Animals of the emergency crisis response — they’re having a lot of things that they’re having to deal with, we go down and we make rounds to the advocacy center, the reunification center, down at ground zero where search and rescue and recovery is taking place.
Translations for search
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- soek, soektog, soektogteAfrikaans
- طَلَب, دور, بحثArabic
- axtarmaq, aramaqAzerbaijani
- пошук, шукацьBelarusian
- buscar, cercarCatalan, Valencian
- hledat, hledáníCzech
- søge, ledeDanish
- absuchen, durchsuchen, Suche, suchenGerman
- ψάχνω, αναζητώ, ερευνώ, αναζήτησηGreek
- serĉi, serĉoEsperanto
- buscar, búsqueda, sondear buscandoSpanish
- bilatu, xerkatuBasque
- جستجو کردنPersian
- etsintä, tutkia, etsiäFinnish
- chercher, fouiller, rechercheFrench
- cuardach, cuardaighIrish
- lorg, iarr, sireadh, sirScottish Gaelic
- ढूँढ़ना, खोजना, ढूँढना, खोजHindi
- nyomoz, keresHungarian
- փնտրել, որոնել, ման գալArmenian
- leit, leitaIcelandic
- buscare, cercare, ricercaItalian
- 捜す, 探す, 検索, 捜索Japanese
- іздеу, жоқтауKazakh
- រក, ស្វែងរក, រកមើលKhmer
- quaerō, sciscoLatin
- SichLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- paieška, ieškotiLithuanian
- rapu, pōrangi, kimi, kimikimi, kimihanga, ngaropokoMāori
- трага, бараMacedonian
- lete, søkeNorwegian
- zoeken, afzoeken, doorzoekenDutch
- lete, SøkeNorwegian
- przeszukiwanie, poszukiwanie, szukaćPolish
- buscar, busca, procurarPortuguese
- поиск, искать, разыскивать, обыск, розыск, разыскатьRussian
- trážiti, тра́житиSerbo-Croatian
- hľadanie, hľadaťSlovak
- iskati, iskanjeSlovene
- sökning, genomsöka, söka, leta, sökandeSwedish
- ҷустуҷӯ карданTajik
- ค้นหา, มองหาThai
- шукати, пошукUkrainian
- qidirmoq, axtarmoqUzbek
- tìm, tìm kiếmVietnamese
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