find out

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  • verb

Synonyms for find out

find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort

References in classic literature ?
We apply ourselves to find out, Mr Lightwood, and we find that your friend, this Mr Eugene Wrayburn, here, pays.
By that I do not mean that the story is all true, but that by reading it carefully we can find out much about the daily lives of our forefathers in their homes across the seas.
I shall take care that you find out what I have done for you, when I am past telling you of it myself.
My one sensible course to take in this emergency was to find out which way my own interests pointed, and to go that way without a moment's unnecessary hesitation.
there were many, many nightingales, and how then should he find out which was his Jorinda?