Meaning of 觅

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(Trad.: 覓)
English Definition: to seek; to find
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 8; Radical:
Ideographic: To search for something with eyes and hands
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • [ zhǎo ] claws, nails, talons
    • [ jiàn ] to see, to observe, to meet, to appear
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Example Words:
寻觅 [ xún ]: to look for
另觅新欢 [ lìng xīn huān ]: to seek happiness elsewhere (euphemism for extramarital sex); a bit on the side
觅取 [ ]: to seek; to seek out
觅句 [ ]: to search for the right word (of poet)
觅食 [ shí ]: to forage; to hunt for food; to scavenge; fig. to make a living
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