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in quest of meaning

  "in quest of" in a sentence
  • [American idiom]
    seeking or hunting something; trying to find something.
    They went into town in quest of a reasonably priced restaurant.
    Monday morning I'll go out in search of a job.

Examples

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  1. her soul was in quest of something, which was not just being good, and doing one's best.
  2. sometimes i amuse myself by carrying off from human justice some bandits it is in quest of.
  3. walking deliberately to the summit, he glanced about him, in every direction, in quest of a cover.
  4. they went to the cave in quest of hidden treasure
  5. they explored the desert in quest of buried treasure

Related Words

  1. in public meaning
  2. in pup meaning
  3. in puris naturalibus meaning
  4. in pursuit of something meaning
  5. in pursuit of sth meaning
  6. in quest of so or sth meaning
  7. in question meaning
  8. in rags meaning
  9. in rare form meaning
  10. in re meaning
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