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Conquest vs. Quest

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Conquestnoun

Victory gained through combat; the subjugation of an enemy.

Questnoun

A journey or effort in pursuit of a goal (often lengthy, ambitious, or fervent); a mission.

Conquestnoun

An act or instance of overcoming an obstacle.

Questnoun

The act of seeking, or looking after anything; attempt to find or obtain; search; pursuit.

‘to rove in quest of game, of a lost child, of property, etc.’;

Conquestnoun

That which is conquered; possession gained by force, physical or moral.

Questnoun

(obsolete) Request; desire; solicitation.

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Conquestnoun

(feudal law) The acquiring of property by other means than by inheritance; acquisition.

Questnoun

(obsolete) A group of people making search or inquiry.

Conquestnoun

A person whose romantic affections one has gained, or with whom one has had sex.

Questnoun

(obsolete) Inquest; jury of inquest.

Conquestnoun

(video games) A competitive mode found in first-person shooter games in which competing teams (usually two) attempt to take over predetermined spawn points labeled by flags.

Questverb

To seek or pursue a goal; to undertake a mission or job.

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Conquestverb

(archaic) To conquer.

Questverb

To search for; to examine.

Conquestverb

(marketing) To compete with an established competitor by placing advertisements for one's own products adjacent to editorial content relating to the competitor or by using terms and keywords for one's own products that are currently associated with the competitor.

Questverb

To locate and attach to a host animal.

Conquestnoun

The act or process of conquering, or acquiring by force; the act of overcoming or subduing opposition by force, whether physical or moral; subjection; subjugation; victory.

‘In joys of conquest he resigns his breath.’; ‘Three years sufficed for the conquest of the country.’;

Questnoun

The act of seeking, or looking after anything; attempt to find or obtain; search; pursuit; as, to rove in quest of game, of a lost child, of property, etc.

‘Upon an hard adventure yet in quest.’; ‘Cease your quest of love.’; ‘There ended was his quest, there ceased his care.’;

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Conquestnoun

That which is conquered; possession gained by force, physical or moral.

‘Wherefore rejoice? What conquest brings he home?’;

Questnoun

Request; desire; solicitation.

‘Gad not abroad at every quest and callOf an untrained hope or passion.’;

Conquestnoun

The acquiring of property by other means than by inheritance; acquisition.

Questnoun

Those who make search or inquiry, taken collectively.

‘The senate hath sent about three several quests to search you out.’;

Conquestnoun

The act of gaining or regaining by successful struggle; as, the conquest of liberty or peace.

Questnoun

Inquest; jury of inquest.

‘What lawful quest have given their verdict ?’;

Conquestnoun

the act of conquering

Questverb

To search for; to examine.

Conquestnoun

success in mastering something difficult;

‘the conquest of space’;

Questverb

To go on a quest; to make a search; to go in pursuit; to beg.

‘If his questing had been unsuccessful, he appeased the rage of hunger with some scraps of broken meat.’;

Conquestnoun

an act of winning the love or sexual favor of someone

Questnoun

a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria;

‘the pursuit of love’; ‘life is more than the pursuance of fame’; ‘a quest for wealth’;

Conquest

Conquest is the act of military subjugation of an enemy by force of arms. Military history provides many examples of conquest: the Roman conquest of Gaul, the Mauryan conquest of Afghanistan and of vast areas of the Indian subcontinent, the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire and various Arab conquests, all of which were successful in bringing foreign states under the conquerors' control.

Questnoun

the act of searching for something;

‘a quest for diamonds’;

Questverb

make a search (for);

‘Things that die with their eyes open and questing’; ‘The animal came questing through the forest’;

Questverb

search the trail of (game);

‘The dog went off and quested’;

Questverb

bark with prolonged noises, of dogs

Questverb

seek alms, as for religious purposes

Questverb

express the need or desire for; ask for;

‘She requested an extra bed in her room’; ‘She called for room service’;

Quest

A quest is a journey toward a specific mission or a goal. The word serves as a plot device in mythology and fiction: a difficult journey towards a goal, often symbolic or allegorical.

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