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Synonyms for find

Synonyms for find

to find or meet by chance

to look for and discover

to obtain knowledge or awareness of something not known before, as through observation or study

something that has been discovered

Synonyms for find

a productive insight

come upon, as if by accident

discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of

come to believe on the basis of emotion, intuitions, or indefinite grounds

get something or somebody for a specific purpose

obtain through effort or management

decide on and make a declaration about

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receive a specified treatment (abstract)

perceive oneself to be in a certain condition or place

get or find back

succeed in reaching

accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation

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It is hard for me to believe that I shall find fair landscapes or sufficient wildness and freedom behind the eastern horizon.
You could lay to, with your head to the wind - that is the best you could do, and right hard work you'd find it, too.
You will find a sheath more worth looking at than the knife itself, of course.
He was going to take the river road, and told us to find out if Brace and Jubiter was to home and no strangers there, and then slip out about sundown and tell him.
I have often been utterly astonished, since I came to the north, to find persons who could speak of the singing, among slaves, as evidence of their con- tentment and happiness.
Neither did I find the emperor at all displeased; and I discovered, by a certain accident, that he was very glad of my resolution, and so were most of his ministers.
The author returns to the Indies, and finds the patriarch of Aethiopia.
I shall take you home where my wife will look after you and care for you until we can find Korak or Korak finds us.
He who obtains sovereignty by the assistance of the nobles maintains himself with more difficulty than he who comes to it by the aid of the people, because the former finds himself with many around him who consider themselves his equals, and because of this he can neither rule nor manage them to his liking.
There is no school in all our land where the young ladies do not feel obliged to close their compositions with a sermon; and you will find that the sermon of the most frivolous and the least religious girl in the school is always the longest and the most relentlessly pious.
Would you be so kind as to see if you can find him for us?
I wished a round score of men--in case of natives, buccaneers, or the odious French--and I had the worry of the deuce itself to find so much as half a dozen, till the most remarkable stroke of fortune brought me the very man that I required.
These words caused great consternation among all the ship's company, and only too soon we were to find out that the captain spoke truly.
This inscription would enable anyone who was wise enough to interpret it to find out how the Dragon could be destroyed.
Read more, your worship," said Sancho, "and you will find something that will enlighten us.