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Synonyms for descry

Synonyms for descry

to perceive and fix the identity of, especially with difficulty

to perceive, especially barely or fleetingly

to perceive with a special effort of the senses or the mind

Synonyms for descry

catch sight of


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Through diaphanous tapestries I descried tumbling figures being kissed and bitten, to the ringing sounds of the santur and the language of the birds, naked alabaster flesh rubbing against the soft knots of Persian rugs, and frankincense smoke arising from behind a gilded Qajar-era mirror.
He went on to descried that very few cases are being shared with police personnel which reveals that there is lack of awareness among women in this regard.
Service Areas Should Include All Areas Of New Hampshire As Descried Above And Major Metropolitan Areas Of The United States.
Ms Arifa an infection control nurse descried the nurse's perspective.
Previously descried as an embarrassment to Birmingham, the fountain in front of the Council House has been completely dry since 2013.
Like Yeats' Leda, she is mastered by the "brute blood of the air," persuaded by a destiny dimly descried in the phallic demand.
As the news of the two militants' execution broke, the social media exploded with applause from the people across all walks of life, who descried it as the sole solution to the menace of terrorism.
In the present study, the regression formula used [16], is descried below
On the events in Dammaj area in Sa'ada province, Muscheidt descried the fighting in there as a "humanitarian disaster", urging all parties to allow humanitarian organizations to have access to the area to provide their humanitarian services.
He descried as "very comical, laughable," his wife's testimony, as read by the prosecutor.
The explosions at the Mahabodhi Temple complex was descried as a 'terror' attack by the Centre.
Saadullah Ayaz, Manager, Pakistan Sustainable Transport Project, IUCN, gave a brief presentation on the Partnership for Clean Fuels and Vehicles (PCFV), descried the aims and objectives of the workshop.
Mansouri urged the private sector to play a vital role in driving a new phase of relations between the UAE and Japan, which he descried as the world leader in advanced technology and aviation research.
Michael Spindelegger, who descried his counterpart Prince Saud Al Faisal as "the most experienced and veteran foreign minister in the world," said that Saudi-Austria relations are excellent and that the two countries support each other on issues of mutual interest, with special reference to political issues, cultural economy and interfaith dialogue.
Protestors descried Erdogan Erdogan as an agent of the United States and demanded he cease involvement in Syria.