verb (used with object)
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Origin of discover
synonym study for discover
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Example sentences from the Web for discover
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.The Shadowy U.S. Veteran Who Tried to Overthrow a Country|Jacob Siegel|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And yet as Robert Ward discovered, Marvin—for all of his larger-than-life machismo—was surprising in real life.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In particular, it applies to immigrants who lost their U.S. citizenship after their involvement in World War II was discovered.Nazis, Sunscreen, and Sea Gull Eggs: Congress in 2014 Was Hella Productive|Ben Jacobs|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tom Cotton credits Harvard as the place where he “discovered political philosophy as a way of life.”
I discovered that they kept no cattle, nor animals of any kind for food or labor.Mizora: A Prophecy|Mary E. Bradley
He discovered, to his misfortune, a small grated window, to which he applied his eye.
Then, as soon as he discovered which way they were going, he would slip off and make for the farmhouse and mount.Saint Bartholomew's Eve|G. A. Henty
A mate was now sent into each, to ascertain what might be discovered to windward.Sea Stories|Various
He had discovered the hidden passage and held the clew which he had so industriously sought.Edison, His Life and Inventions|Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin