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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. he has come in quest of employment.
  2. you dry up and die in quest of a proof so obscure.
  3. he saw the men's eyes turning hither and thither in quest of him.
  4. for two days he had been loafing about the town in quest of the money.
  5. it is absolutely impossible to let tom go on in this way, riding about in quest of any body.

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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