in search of meaning
- [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.
- wolves prowled the forest in search of prey.
- he has sailed the seven seas in search of adventure ..
- scientists are in search of a cure for the disease.
- balboa made up his mind to go at once in search of that sea.
- mammy would certainly come in search of her and bully her into the house.