from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To search; to try to find something.
- v. To search for; to seek.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To make search; to try to find something.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To search.
- To make a search.
- n. Search; inquiry.
Old French encerchier. See search. (Wiktionary)