简明英汉词典

quest
[kwest]
n.
寻求

美国传统词典[双解]

quest
quest
AHD:[kwμst]
D.J.[kwest]
K.K.[kwWst]
n.(名词)

(1)

The act or an instance of seeking or pursuing something; a search.
追求:追求或至力于某物的行为或例子;调查

(2)

An expedition undertaken in medieval romance by a knight in order to perform a prescribed feat:
探险:在中世纪传奇故事中,骑士为了完成一既定的业绩而进行的探险:
the quest for the Holy Grail.
追究圣杯而历险

(3)

Archaic A jury of inquest.
【古语】 验尸陪审团
v.(动词)
quest.edquest.ingquests
v.intr.(不及物动词)

(1)

To go on a quest.
进行探求

(2)

To search for game.
寻找猎物
v.tr.(及物动词)
To search for; seek.See Synonyms at seek
寻找;追求参见 seek

语源

(1)

Middle English queste
中古英语 queste

(2)

from Old French
源自 古法语

(3)

ultimately from Latin quaesta [feminine past participle of] quaerere [to seek, ask]
最终源自 拉丁语 quaesta [] quaerere的阴性过去分词 [追求,询问]

继承用法

quester
n.(名词)

现代英汉词典

quest
[kwest]
n.
搜寻;搜寻之物

词性变化

quest
vi.
搜寻;寻求

现代英汉综合大辞典

quest
[kwest]
n.

(1)

寻找, 搜索, 追求

(2)

(中世纪骑士的)探求物

(3)

审问, 调查

(4)

[古]验尸; 验尸陪审团
a quest for hidden treasure
寻找隐藏的珍宝
in quest of adventure
寻求冒险活动

词性变化

quest
[kwest]
vi.

(1)

追求, 探索

(2)

(狗等)跟踪搜寻(for)
quest for improvement
寻求改进
The dogs were quest ing for rabbits.
猎狗正在搜寻兔子。

quest
[kwest]
vt.
寻找, 探索, 追求

习惯用语

in quest of
为了探索..., 为了寻求...

用法词典

quest
来自古法语 queste〈中古拉丁语 queata〈民间拉丁语 quaesita 追求物〈quaerere 寻找

英文相关词典

quest
explore    hunt    pursue    search    seek    

美国传统词典

quest
quest
AHD:[kwμst]
D.J.[kwest]
K.K.[kwWst]
n.

(1)

The act or an instance of seeking or pursuing something; a search.

(2)

An expedition undertaken in medieval romance by a knight in order to perform a prescribed feat:
the quest for the Holy Grail.

(3)

Archaic A jury of inquest.
v.
quest.ed, quest.ing, quests
v.intr.

(1)

To go on a quest.

(2)

To search for game.
v.tr.
To search for; seek.See Synonyms at seek

语源

(1)

Middle English queste

(2)

from Old French

(3)

ultimately from Latin quaesta [feminine past participle of] quaerere [to seek, ask]

继承用法

quester
n.

朗文英汉综合电脑词典

quest
搜索,检查;= QUery Evaluation and Search Technique,询问求值和检索技术; = Query/Update Extension to SysTem 2000 (MRI), SYSTEM2000的询问/更新扩充(MRI系统公司)

英汉地质大词典

quest
n.探索,寻找,找矿

英汉化学大词典

quest
n.探索,调查;vi.探索,调查

英汉经贸大词典

quest
n.探索,追求对商品等的要求

英汉计算机大词典

quest
n.探索(调查);vi.探索(调查);n.QUEST,询问

英汉农牧林大词典

quest
n.探索,寻找

英汉水利大词典

quest
n.探索,寻找,搜寻

英汉心理学大词典

quest
寻求

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