• Searching Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Search
- (a.) Exploring thoroughly; scrutinizing; penetrating; trying; as, a searching discourse; a searching eye.
• Search Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) The act of seeking or looking for something; quest; inquiry; pursuit for finding something; examination.
- (v. i.) To seek; to look for something; to make inquiry, exploration, or examination; to hunt.
- (v. t.) To examine; to try; to put to the test.
- (v. t.) To examine or explore by feeling with an instrument; to probe; as, to search a wound.
- (v. t.) To look over or through, for the purpose of finding something; to examine; to explore; as, to search the city.
- (v. t.) To inquire after; to look for; to seek.