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Synonyms for seeking
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  1. quest, seekingnoun

    the act of searching for something

    "a quest for diamonds"

    Synonyms:
    quest, pursuance, pursuit

  2. seekingnoun

    an attempt to acquire or gain something

    Synonyms:
    quest

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How to use seeking in a sentence?

  1. C. C. Colton:

    To know the pains of power, we must go to those who have it; to know its pleasures, we must go to those who are seeking it. The pains of power are real; its pleasures imaginary.

  2. Amama Mbabazi:

    Fellow Ugandans ... I will be seeking your vote, first within my party the NRM as its flag bearer, and later on in the whole country for president in the 2016 presidential elections, the coming election is ... about breathing new life into our system of government - a system that has become weak and inefficient.

  3. Naval Operations Admiral Mike Gilday:

    Some sailors may think their voices do not matter right now, or feel frustrated seeking to be seen and be heard. But let me be clear, each of your voices matter.

  4. Evan Rachel Wood:

    I struggled with self-harm to the point of two suicide attempts, which landed me in a psychiatric hospital for a short period of time. This was, however, a turning point in my life when I started seeking professional help to deal with my trauma and mental stress.

  5. Heather Kugelmass:

    If individuals experience a lack of responsiveness during their help-seeking process, they may view reaching out to psychotherapists as a fruitless activity or develop negative attitudes toward the profession.


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