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quest

 
Noun quest has 2 senses
  1. pursuit, pursuance, quest - 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"
    --1 is a kind of search
    --1 has particulars: wild-goose chase
  2. quest, seeking - the act of searching for something; "a quest for diamonds"
    --2 is a kind of search, hunt, hunting
    Derived form: verb quest1
Verb quest has 5 senses
  1. quest - make a search (for); "Things that die with their eyes open and questing"; "The animal came questing through the forest"
    --1 is one way to
    seek
    Derived forms: noun quest2, noun quester1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  2. quest - search the trail of (game); "The dog went off and quested"
    --2 is one way to
    chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  3. bay, quest - bark with prolonged noises, of dogs
    --3 is one way to bark
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  4. quest - seek alms, as for religious purposes
    --4 is one way to
    solicit, beg, tap
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  5. request, bespeak, call for, quest - express the need or desire for; ask for; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service"
    --5 is one way to communicate, pass on, pass, put across
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
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