seeker


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seek·er

 (sē′kər)
n.
1. One that seeks: a seeker of the truth.
2. A device used in a moving object, especially a missile, that locates a target by detecting light, heat, or other radiation.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.seeker - someone making a search or inquiryseeker - someone making a search or inquiry; "they are seekers after truth"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
finder - someone who comes upon something after searching
gadabout - a restless seeker after amusement or social companionship
hunter - a person who searches for something; "a treasure hunter"
2.seeker - a missile equipped with a device that is attracted toward some kind of emission (heat or light or sound or radio waves)
projectile, missile - a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled

seeker

noun
A person who applies for or seeks something, such as a job or position:
Translations
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seeker

[ˈsiːkəʳ] Nbuscador(a) m/f

seeker

nSuchende(r) mf; (= pursuer)Verfolger(in) m(f); to be a seeker of knowledgeauf der Suche nach Wissen or Erkenntnis sein; seeker of or after truthWahrheitssucher(in) m(f)

seeker

[ˈsiːkəʳ] ncercatore/trice
References in classic literature ?
The seeker after information is referred to Appendix
Thus only shall you find your pearl, O seeker of the Golden Girl
But I may tell you this much by the way, that there is nothing in the world more delightful than to be a person of consideration, squire to a knight-errant, and a seeker of adventures.
Near this miserable Seeker sat a little elderly personage, wearing a high-crowned hat, shaped somewhat like a crucible.
Why, then, pure seeker of the good and true, shouldst thou hope to find me, in yonder image of the divine?
He also is a Seeker in secret, and from him haply I may learn.
It is human nature, after all, that is the most interesting thing in the world, and it only reveals itself to the truly earnest seeker.
said the seeker after cigarettes, dropping a sheet of manuscript to the floor.
The intellect, seeker of absolute truth, or the heart, lover of absolute good, intervenes for our succor, and at one whisper of these high powers we awake from ineffectual struggles with this nightmare.
With bated breath and beating heart he moved toward the Rhetor (by which name the brother who prepared a seeker for entrance into the Brotherhood was known).
AN Office Seeker whom the President had ordered out of Washington was watering the homeward highway with his tears.
In all the different representations of Socrates, whether of Xenophon or Plato, and the differences of the earlier or later Dialogues, he always retains the character of the unwearied and disinterested seeker after truth, without which he would have ceased to be Socrates.