Seek is defined as to search or look for something.(verb)
An example of seek is to actively be searching through help wanted ads.
See seek in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME seken < OE secan, akin to OS sōkian, Ger suchen, ON sœkja < IE base *sāg-, to track down, trace > L sagire, to scent out, perceive
See seek in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb sought sought (sôt), seek·ing, seeks verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English sechen, seken
Origin: , from Old English sēcan; see sāg- in Indo-European roots.
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