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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:
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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 ?
All who visited that region knew him as the Seeker, and by no other name.
"It is the Seeker," whispered Hannah, convulsively grasping her husband's arm.
There is also a tradition that, as the youthful pair departed, the gem was loosened from the forehead of the cliff, and fell into the enchanted lake, and that, at noontide, the Seeker's form may still be seen to bend over its quenchless gleam.
'It is the Seeker,' whispered Hannah, convulsively grasping her husband's arm.
Half an hour later, the Rhetor returned to inform the seeker of the seven virtues, corresponding to the seven steps of Solomon's temple, which every Freemason should cultivate in himself.
The seeker is designed to improve navigation, as well as automate target location and homing, for different types of munitions that are used in GPS-denied and other contested environments.
The seeker team will be hitting the streets of London over two days in August to hand out travel card wallets and tell people about the competition and the free app.
The seeker application can now be downloaded free of charge from the Android Market as well as from the iTunes App Store and there is also a special version for mobile browsers available at http://www.us.seeker.info.
The seeker has since passed the DGA's laboratory tests with flying colours.
Anyone who has been through outplacement learns quickly that the job-changing process is a full-time job in itself--one to which the seeker has to give a focused effort.
The purpose of the journey is to help the seeker establish a personal relationship with God, what Ochs and Olitzky call "covenant." This covenant is not necessarily bound by Jewish law, but rather resembles a Buberian I-Thou encounter, where the seeker engages in an ongoing dialogue with God.