Information about the word seek (English → Esperanto: peti)
Synonyms: apply, apply for, ask, ask for, beg, bid, request
Indicative mood Present tense Past tense (I) seek (I) sought (thou) seekest (thou) soughtst, soughtest (he) seeks, seeketh (he) sought (we) seek (we) sought (you) seek (you) sought (they) seek (they) sought Subjunctive mood Present tense Past tense (I) seek (I) sought (thou) seek (thou) sought (he) seek (he) sought (we) seek (we) sought (you) seek (you) sought (they) seek (they) sought Imperative mood seek Participles Present participle Past participle seeking sought Usage samples
Britain’s increasingly unpredictable voters delivered another shock to markets and investors in Thursday’s general election, denying prime minister Theresa May the strong personal mandate she had
sought for negotiations on leaving the European Union and opening the way for what could be a prolonged period of political instability.
seek medical advice if symptoms persist. Translations
Afrikaans vra; vra vir Albanian kërkoj Catalan demanar Danish bede Dutch vragen; vragen om English (Old English) biddan Esperanto peti Faeroese biðja; biðja um Finnish pyytää French demander; prier German bitten; ersuchen Greek αιτώ Greek (Old Greek) αἰτέω Icelandic biðja; biðja um Italian chiedere Jamaican Patois kaal; aks Latin petere; rogare Papiamento suplicá Polish prosić Portuguese pedir Romanian cere Saterland Frisian anhoolde; bidje Spanish pedir; rogar Sranan begi Swahili ‐omba Swedish anmoda; ansöka; bedja Thai ขอ; ชวน West Frisian fersykje Yiddish בעטן