quest
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
quest(
kwehst
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (search)
a. la búsqueda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There's a generalized quest for success in our society that is leading us nowhere.Hay una búsqueda generalizada del éxito en nuestra sociedad que no nos lleva a ningún lado.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to search)
a. ir en busca de
In the book, the characters are questing for a magical object that will supposedly bring world peace.En el libro, los personajes van en busca de un objeto mágico que supuestamente traerá paz al mundo.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
quest
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la búsqueda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to go or be in quest of somethingir en búsqueda or
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to quest after or for somethingir en búsqueda or
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
quest [kwest]
noun
búsqueda (f);for de
to go in quest of ir en busca de
intransitive verb
to quest for sth buscar algo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Phrases with "quest"
Here are the most popular phrases with "quest." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
the prince and his quest
el príncipe y su búsqueda
Stay tuned to find out how to complete this quest.
Permanece alerta para saber cómo completar esta misión.
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?