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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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These countries are unable to descry any technical linkage between the two-stage cut in the cereals intervention price and a parallel reduction in monthly increments.
They are even less inclined to believe that they can apprehend reality via theory (any theory), that they can descry the future, or that their texts relay to the reader anything other than plausible stories.
He is unable to descry at any point on the horizon the merest prospect, however, of this Good Place.
Insyndia, a global solutions and consulting firm that targets the developing world and governments with information security and general IT services, is pleased to announce its new subsidiary Descry Corporation ("Descry"), a technology consulting and professional staffing development firm focused on Microsoft technology platforms, including SharePoint and Dynamics AX.
The formation of Descry is a great opportunity for Insyndia to expand its footprint with a suite of services that complements our current offerings.
Church councils were called to descry from the scriptures and experience and put into words the common faith, forming a bedrock.
From the waist down, it was all scaly fishtail; above, one might at least descry the lineaments of the female sex in its misshapen dugs.
We live in a curiously contradictory age where young women yearn to be supermodel slim but live off a fast food diet that makes obesity a very real threat; we descry previous eras for holding back women but today's ladette extravaganza surely destroys any chance of individualism among them; we talk seriously about encouraging the young away from drugs, drink, cigarettes, fast food and unprotected sex and in the next breath pride ourselves on being a selfconsciously tolerant society where a party atmosphere is positively encouraged.
we should descry at least 50,000,000 of Nigritians, steeped in irredeemable ignorance and savagism; inhabiting the very countries where history first finds them.
And for those who like to descry private motives behind public acts, I'll add another two to the original four: Vaslav Nijinsky.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Scores of AIDS advocates are expected to participate in a protest and "die-in" hosted by AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) , tomorrow, Tuesday, July 20(th) at 9:30 AM outside Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi's San Francisco office to descry the Speaker's inaction on the current AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) crisis.
But then, to do honor is a major reason for studying and learning history, and those are activities akin to worship, through which we may descry God with us.