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  Definition of quest
  1. the act of searching for something; "a quest for diamonds"
  2. a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria; "the pursuit of love"; "life is more than the pursuance of fame"; "a quest for wealth"
  3. express the need or desire for; ask for; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service"
  4. seek alms, as for religious purposes
  5. bark with prolonged noises, of dogs
  6. search the trail of (game); "The dog went off and quested"
  7. make a search (for); "Things that die with their eyes open and questing"; "The animal came questing through the forest"
Similar Words: seeking, pursuit, pursuance, request, bespeak, call for, bay

 

Hyponyms: wild-goose chase, order, ask, encore, petition, demand, appeal, invoke, supplicate, apply, solicit, beg, tap, reserve, challenge, excuse, beg off, claim, invite, call for, ask in, desire, lay claim, arrogate, ask over, ask round, call, ask out, invite out, take out, hold, book

 

Grouped Verbs: invite, call for

 

Derivational Morphology: search, seek, look for, quest for, go after, quest after, pursue, request, asking, bay, seeking, seeker, searcher, quester

 

 
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