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quest (2 occurs once; 3 only S.)
1. body of persons appointed to hold an inquiry R3 I. iv. 193 “What lawful have given their verdict up,” Ham. V. i. 23 “crowner's quest law,” Sonn. xlvi. 10.
2. inquiry, investigation Meas. IV. i. 63.
3. person or body of persons sent out to search Oth. I. ii. 46.
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