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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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At last a celebrated magician from Finland was brought before the King, who had found out that the King's son-in-law was imprisoned in the East, not by men, but by some more powerful being.
Yes, there may be carts if anybody knowed where they started from; but you might run over the town before you found out.
And that lovely tearful face of Hetty's would have found out the sensitive fibre in most men.
He found out I was innocent when I caught the Weasels and he let me go.
She had found out my secret long since, and she had done her best to bring me to my senses--and done it kindly too.
But perhaps more important, he found out about failure at the big league level.