The definition of a quest is a search to find something or to achieve a goal.(noun)
An example of quest is the type of journey which was taken by the Knights of the Round Table under the direction of the King.
Quest is defined as to search, seek or journey.(verb)
An example of quest is to embark on a mission to find hidden treasure.
See quest in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr queste < ML questa < VL *quaesita, thing sought for < L quaesitus, pp. of quaerere, to seek, ask, inquire
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Origin: Middle English queste
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , ultimately from Latin quaesta
Origin: , from
Origin: feminine of *quaestus, obsolete past participle of quaerere, to seek.
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