How to Pronounce sought?

Correct pronunciation for the word "sought" is [sˈɔːt], [sˈɔːt], [s_ˈɔː_t].

"Sought" in context

Sought is a word with many meanings and applications. If something is sought, it typically means that it is being looked for, desired, or requested. It can also mean to search, hunt, or aim for what we need. People often seek comfort, security, love, and success.

In literature, as a verb, sought can denote actively trying to find someone or something. In law, it can refer to a warrant being issued by a judge. When talking about investments, seek may refer to a particular return. Sought in this context means the expected payoff from an investment.


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