questioned (part of speech: verb)
pursued (part of speech: verb)
requested (part of speech: verb)
searched (part of speech: verb)
petitioned (part of speech: verb)
- He sought an early opportunity of speaking to him on the subject. - "Andy Grant's Pluck", Horatio Alger.
- He stood up and turned his head from side to side, as if he sought some way of escape. - "The Gay Cockade", Temple Bailey.
- The father had sought Jesus with him, and since He was absent had appealed to His followers, but in vain. - "The Gospel According to St. Mark", G. A. Chadwick.