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finding out

verb as in discover, learn

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Example Sentences

The Feds are more interesting in finding out who is doing the recruiting rather than punishing those being recruited.

School is hard, and I was a late-bloomer in finding out who I was and how to be myself.

“This project is a wonderful vehicle for exploring and demonstrating how we go about finding out what is true,” he says.

Just prior to finding out this news, he learns what “released” actually means.

He squinted at my name-tag and, after finding out that I was a fiction writer, asked what kind of work I did.

For we have, alas, no means of finding out what the quantity of labor is and how it can be measured.

I really wish there was some way of finding out about that girl they carried off, and what became of her.

It had been left by a district messenger boy, so that there was no way of finding out anything.

Mrs. McAllister, finding out in some way that Violet was a clever seamstress, sent home fine linen handkerchiefs for her to hem.

Captain Hallongton had taken the trouble of finding out Black Ben's manner of doing business and had laid his plans accordingly.


On this page you'll find 46 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to find out, such as: ascertain, catch, detect, determine, disclose, and expose.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.