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Definitions of find

  1. To discover accidentally or by search or study; learn by experience; perceive; ascertain. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. To decide judicially. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. To furnish; provide; support. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. To meet with, or light upon, accidentally; to gain the first sight or knowledge of, as of something new, or unknown; hence, to fall in with, as a person. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To learn by experience or trial; to perceive; to experience; to discover by the intellect or the feelings; to detect; to feel. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To come upon by seeking; as, to find something lost. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To discover by sounding; as, to find bottom. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. To discover by study or experiment direct to an object or end; as, water is found to be a compound substance. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. To gain, as the object of desire or effort; as, to find leisure; to find means. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. To attain to; to arrive at; to acquire. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To provide for; to supply; to furnish; as, to find food for workemen; he finds his nephew in money. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To arrive at, as a conclusion; to determine as true; to establish; as, to find a verdict; to find a true bill (of indictment) against an accused person. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To discover; obtain by searching; learn by experiment; meet by accident; regain, as something lost; supply. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. To come upon or meet with; to discover or arrive at; to perceive; to experience; to supply; -pr.p. finding; pa.t and pa.p. found. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. To determine an issue of fact, and to declare such a determination to a court; as, the jury find for the plaintiff. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; "find the product of two numbers"; "The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. make a discovery, make a new finding; "Roentgen discovered X-rays"; "Physicists believe they found a new elementary particle" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. come to believe on the basis of emotion, intuitions, or indefinite grounds; "I feel that he doesn't like me"; "I find him to be obnoxious"; "I found the movie rather entertaining" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. decide on and make a declaration about; "find someone guilty" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  20. perceive oneself to be in a certain condition or place; "I found myself in a difficult situation"; "When he woke up, he found himself in a hospital room" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. get or find back; recover the use of; "She regained control of herself"; "She found her voice and replied quickly" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  22. To discover; to fall in with; to discover by seeking; to discover by study, experiment, or trial; to gain; to perceive; to detect; to enjoy; to discover and declare; to supply. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. To discover; to recover; to regain something lost; to gain or have; to furnish or supply; to arrive at; to determine. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  24. Finding. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  25. the act of discovering something Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  26. succeed in reaching; arrive at; "The arrrow found its mark" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  27. obtain through effort or management; "She found the time and energy to take care of her aging parents"; "We found the money to send our sons to college" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  28. Anything found; a discovery of anything valuable; especially, a deposit, discovered by archaeologists, of objects of prehistoric or unknown origin. Webster Dictionary DB
  29. The discovery of something valuable. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  30. FINDER. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  31. To discover; perceive; supply. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  32. Finder, finding. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  33. Something found. To find one's self, to be; to fare in regard to ease or pain, health or sickness. To find in, to supply or to furnish with. To find out, to discover; to sound; to understand; to comprehend; to detect. To find fault with, to censure. To find a bill, to establish grounds of accusation, as by grand jury. To find a ship's trim, to discover how she shall best sail. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  34. Discovery; thing found. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  35. Found. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for find

  1. And how did you find that out?" – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  2. How did you come to find me? – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
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