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Once discovered, this maneuver did not endear the councilors to their constituents.

In 2007 he said he had discovered a cure for AIDS using natural herbs.

And yet as Robert Ward discovered, Marvin—for all of his larger-than-life machismo—was surprising in real life.

In particular, it applies to immigrants who lost their U.S. citizenship after their involvement in World War II was discovered.

Tom Cotton credits Harvard as the place where he “discovered political philosophy as a way of life.”

In pursuing his alchemical researches, he discovered Prussian blue, and the animal oil which bears his name.

Almost as soon as she had finished building her nest she had discovered a strange-looking egg there.

Had not this Indian plant been discovered, the whole history of some portions of America would have been far different.

He had discovered that the all-glorious boast of Spain was not exempt from the infirmities of common men.

Yet, Monsieur Arden, I have discovered some of the best treasures the house contained, and they are at present in this room.


On this page you'll find 36 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to discovered, such as: detected, disclosed, exposed, identified, invented, and ascertained.

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