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Definition of Quest
QuestQuest Quest, v. t. [Cf. OF. quester, F. qu[^e]ter. See
To search for; to examine. [R.] --Sir T. Herbert.
Quest Quest, v. i.
To go on a quest; to make a search; to go in pursuit; to beg.
If his questing had been unsuccessful, he appeased the
rage of hunger with some scraps of broken meat.
QuestQuest Quest, n. [OF. queste, F. qu[^e]te, fr. L. quaerere,
quaesitum, to seek for, to ask. Cf. Query, Question.]
1. The act of seeking, or looking after anything; attempt to
find or obtain; search; pursuit; as, to rove in quest of
game, of a lost child, of property, etc.
Upon an hard adventure yet in quest. --Spenser.
Cease your quest of love. --Shak.
There ended was his quest, there ceased his care.
2. Request; desire; solicitation.
Gad not abroad at every quest and call Of an
untrained hope or passion. --Herbert.
3. Those who make search or inquiry, taken collectively.
The senate hath sent about three several quests to
search you out. --Shak.
4. Inquest; jury of inquest.
What lawful quest have given their verdict ? --Shak.
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