What does the word sought mean?

    Part of speech: imperfect, past participle

  • Imp. & pp. of SEEK, v.

Usage examples for sought

  1. He, too, sought an opening and found it. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  2. But now His Voice has sought me out again and I must once more take up the cross. – Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore
  3. You should know him well enough by this time, for he has sought your life often enough already- who should I mean, if not Guy Rivers? – Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia by William Gilmore Simms