1. a productive insight
2. the act of discovering something
1. come upon, as if by accident; meet with;
2. discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of;
3. come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost;
4. after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study;
5. 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"
- synonym： feel
6. perceive or be contemporaneous with;
7. get something or somebody for a specific purpose;
8. make a discovery, make a new finding;
- "Roentgen discovered X-rays"
- "Physicists believe they found a new elementary particle"
- synonym： discover
9. make a discovery;
- "She found that he had lied to her"
- "The story is false, so far as I can discover"
- synonym： discover
10. 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"
11. decide on and make a declaration about;
- "find someone guilty"
- synonym： rule
12. receive a specified treatment (abstract);
13. 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"
14. get or find back; recover the use of;
15. succeed in reaching; arrive at;
- "The arrrow found its mark"
16. accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation;
- "My son went to Berkeley to find himself"
- synonym： find oneself
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