French translation of 'sought'
past tense of verb, past participle of verb
- of seek
Example Sentences Including 'sought'
No, I sought it out for the copies of his illustrations, not the words others have added.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Like watching, he thought grimly, as neither Dead bird sought to come any closer.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
The treasures she sought were only to be found deep in the woods.AMAGANSETT (2004)
Trends of 'sought'
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- (= try to find) [work, refuge, route]
- (= ask for) [help, advice]
demanderto seek advice from sb
demander conseil à qnto seek help from sb
demander de l'aide à qn
- (= try to get) [funding, compensation]
chercher à obtenir
- (= attempt)
to seek to do sth
chercher à faire qch
Example Sentences Including 'seek'
It might be wise therefore to seek a way to block my genitalia.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
She drained her beaker and then went off to seek coat and beret and big scarf.Adrienne and the Chalet School
She was a magnificent, healthy country girl, whose beauty had propelled her from a village in Kilkenny to seek her fortune in Dublin.Death of an Unknown Man
Translation of sought from the Collins English to French Dictionary