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Find vs. Findings

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Findverb

(transitive) To encounter or discover by accident; to happen upon.

Findingsnoun

Small tools and materials used by artisans and craftsmen

Findverb

(transitive) To encounter or discover something being searched for; to locate.

‘I found my car keys. They were under the couch.’;

Findingsnoun

a collection of tools and other articles used by an artisan to make jewelry or clothing or shoes

Findverb

(transitive) To discover by study or experiment direct to an object or end.

‘Water is found to be a compound substance.’;

Findverb

(transitive) To gain, as the object of desire or effort.

‘to find leisure; to find means’;

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Findverb

(transitive) To attain to; to arrive at; to acquire.

‘Looks like he found a new vehicle for himself!’;

Findverb

(transitive) To point out.

‘He kept finding faults with my work.’;

Findverb

(transitive) To decide that, to discover that, to form the opinion that.

‘I find your argument unsatisfactory.’;

Findverb

(transitive) To arrive at, as a conclusion; to determine as true; to establish.

‘to find a verdict; to find a true bill (of indictment) against an accused person’;

Findverb

To supply; to furnish.

‘to find food for workmen’;

Findverb

To provide for

‘He finds his nephew in money.’;

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Findverb

To determine or judge.

‘The jury finds for the defendant.’;

Findverb

To discover game.

Findnoun

Anything that is found (usually valuable), as objects on an archeological site or a person with talent.

Findnoun

The act of finding.

Findverb

To meet with, or light upon, accidentally; to gain the first sight or knowledge of, as of something new, or unknown; hence, to fall in with, as a person.

‘Searching the window for a flint, I foundThis paper, thus sealed up.’; ‘In woods and forests thou art found.’;

Findverb

To learn by experience or trial; to perceive; to experience; to discover by the intellect or the feelings; to detect; to feel.

‘The torrid zone is now found habitable.’;

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Findverb

To come upon by seeking; as, to find something lost.

‘Seek, and ye shall find.’; ‘Every mountain now hath found a tongue.’;

Findverb

To provide for; to supply; to furnish; as, to find food for workemen; he finds his nephew in money.

‘Wages £14 and all found.’; ‘Nothing a day and find yourself.’;

Findverb

To arrive at, as a conclusion; to determine as true; to establish; as, to find a verdict; to find a true bill (of indictment) against an accused person.

‘To find his title with some shows of truth.’;

Findverb

To determine an issue of fact, and to declare such a determination to a court; as, the jury find for the plaintiff.

Findnoun

Anything found; a discovery of anything valuable; especially, a deposit, discovered by archæologists, of objects of prehistoric or unknown origin.

Findnoun

a productive insight

Findnoun

the act of discovering something

Findverb

come upon, as if by accident; meet with;

‘We find this idea in Plato’; ‘I happened upon the most wonderful bakery not very far from here’; ‘She chanced upon an interesting book in the bookstore the other day’;

Findverb

discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of;

‘She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water’; ‘We found traces of lead in the paint’;

Findverb

come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost;

‘Did you find your glasses?’; ‘I cannot find my gloves!’;

Findverb

after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study;

‘find the product of two numbers’; ‘The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize’;

Findverb

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’;

Findverb

perceive or be contemporaneous with;

‘We found Republicans winning the offices’; ‘You'll see a lot of cheating in this school’; ‘I want to see results’; ‘The 1960 saw the rebellion of the younger generation against established traditions’; ‘I want to see results’;

Findverb

get something or somebody for a specific purpose;

‘I found this gadget that will serve as a bottle opener’; ‘I got hold of these tools to fix our plumbing’; ‘The chairman got hold of a secretary on Friday night to type the urgent letter’;

Findverb

make a discovery, make a new finding;

‘Roentgen discovered X-rays’; ‘Physicists believe they found a new elementary particle’;

Findverb

make a discovery;

‘She found that he had lied to her’; ‘The story is false, so far as I can discover’;

Findverb

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’;

Findverb

decide on and make a declaration about;

‘find someone guilty’;

Findverb

receive a specified treatment (abstract);

‘These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation’; ‘His movie received a good review’; ‘I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions’;

Findverb

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’;

Findverb

get or find back; recover the use of;

‘She regained control of herself’; ‘She found her voice and replied quickly’;

Findverb

succeed in reaching; arrive at;

‘The arrrow found its mark’;

Findverb

accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation;

‘My son went to Berkeley to find himself’;

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