Dictionary > English Dictionary > Definition, synonym and antonym of seeker
Meaning of seeker by Wiktionary Dictionary



    • Rhymes: -iːkə( r )


    to seek + -er


    seeker ( plural: seekers )

    1. One who seeks .
    2. Especially, a religious seeker: a pilgrim, or one who aspires to enlightenment, Nirvana, Salvation, or God Realization

    Derived terms


    • Sèkèrè, sekere, sèkèrè

Explanation of seeker by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. a missile equipped with a device that is attracted toward some kind of emission ( heat or light or sound or radio waves )

    2. someone making a search or inquiry

    3. they are seekers after truth

    Definition of seeker by GCIDE Dictionary


    1. Seeker n.
      1. One who seeks; that which is used in seeking or searching.

      2. ( Eccl. ) One of a small heterogeneous sect of the 17th century, in Great Britain, who professed to be seeking the true church, ministry, and sacraments.

      A skeptic [is] ever seeking and never finds, like our new upstart sect of Seekers. Bullokar.