HyperDic: sought

English > 2 senses of the word sought:
ADJECTIVEpplsoughtthat is looked for
allsought, sought-afterbeing searched for
sought > pronunciation
Rhymesafterthought ... wrought: 19 rhymes with aot...
English > sought: 2 senses > adjective 1, ppl
MeaningThat is looked for.
Example"the long sought relatives"
Participle ofseektry to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of
English > sought: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningSearched for.
Example"the most sought-after item was the silver candelabrum"
Broaderwanteddesired or wished for or sought

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