Etymology
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seeker (n.)

c. 1300, secher (late 13c. as a surname), "one who searches, investigator," agent noun from seek. The religious sect of the Seekers is attested from 1645; they professed no set religion but said they went in search of a true ministry.

updated on April 13, 2022

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Definitions of seeker from WordNet

seeker (n.)
someone making a search or inquiry;
they are seekers after truth
Synonyms: searcher / quester
seeker (n.)
a missile equipped with a device that is attracted toward some kind of emission (heat or light or sound or radio waves);
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