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find

  

      vb  
1    catch sight of, chance upon, come across, come up with, descry, discover, encounter, espy, expose, ferret out, hit upon, lay one's hand on, light upon, locate, meet, recognize, run to earth, run to ground, spot, stumble upon, track down, turn up, uncover, unearth  
2    achieve, acquire, attain, earn, gain, get, obtain, procure, win  
3    get back, recover, regain, repossess, retrieve  
4    arrive at, ascertain, become aware, detect, discover, experience, learn, note, notice, observe, perceive, realise, remark  
5    be responsible for, bring, contribute, cough up     (informal)   furnish, provide, purvey, supply  
      n  
6    acquisition, asset, bargain, catch, discovery, good buy  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    lose, mislay, misplace, miss, overlook  


find out  
1    detect, discover, learn, note, observe, perceive, realize  
2    bring to light, catch, detect, disclose, expose, reveal, rumble     (Brit. informal)   suss (out)     (slang)   uncover, unmask  
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  
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n.
One place to find many different unique antiques, collectibles, and novelty items
n.
verification conducted by police to find out if a person has a criminal record or not.
Usually requested by an individual for new employment, citizenship applications, name changes, etc.
exp.
expression meaning that someone who is not happy tends to find comfort in seeing others unhappy too
n.
When men have quality time together, and do "guy" things.
[Slang] related to bro-mance
n.
When men have quality time together, and do "guy" things
n.
be silent, stop talking etc
exp.
a difficult time
adj.
who cannot find a partner, a date
[Fam.]
n.
endearment phrase used for someone we find sweet
[Fam.] syn.: sweetie, pumpkin, cutie, cutesy pie
exp.
have a great time; enjoy oneself
exp.
Me lo he pasado muy bien esta noche.
v.
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
n.
free time spent taking care also of work-related tasks
formed based on "work" and "leisure"
exp.
spend time and energy doing something that is pointless
expression arisen in the 15th century when Newcastle (England) was a major exporter of coal
n.
a single place where you can find everything you need, usually found in different places
exp.
find a a partner for someone and act as an intermediary for the two persons to meet
exp.
let the time go by without doing something important, relax, waste time
E.g.: It was a quite evening: we sat around chatting and watching TV.
adj.
forced by a medical condition to spend most of the time home
n.
someone who, most of the time, carries a device enabling him to capture his day-by-day experiences (such as a photo camera, mobile phone etc.)
n.
a website that did not undergo any change for a long period of time
[Comp.];[Slang]
n.
a type of work that goes on 24 hours from 24 hours because the teams performing it are located in various time zones.
E.g: Some claim that follow-the-sun is a business failure. It can be used also as a verb (Our team follows the sun ) or as an adjective (We offer follow-the-sun business support) .
exp.
someone who spends very few time with his wife/ her husband because of the partner's preoccupation with physical exercise
exp.
if people live in each other's pocket, they spend a lot of time together
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