from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. to detect (a thief); to discover (a secret) -- to solve or unriddle (a parable or enigma); to understand.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Tyler Locke was curious to find out who was willing to brave the trip to meet with him.

    The Ark

  • Gilbert and Pumford wanted to find out whether TCE might stimulate the production of an autoimmune response and, if so, see what cells might be involved.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • I was hired by Curtis Peltier to find out what happened to Grace, and I think you know.

    The Killing Kind

  • Salizar has to be the worst and come to find out he is also in bed with the oil companies ......

    Propeller Most Popular Stories

  • Crewmen who had rushed to find out what happened to the display case saw his gun and gave him a wide berth.

    The Ark

  • Joy England, a thirty-two-year-old mom from Georgetown, Texas, began her struggle to find out what was happening to her in 1999, when she was twenty-four years old.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • “I simply want to find out what happened to Grace Peltier, and I believe Mr. Paragon could help me toward that end.”

    The Killing Kind

  • She had to find out what it was, and this Tyler Locke guy was going to help her.

    The Ark

  • He had to find out why mild-mannered archaeologist Dilara Kenner had drawn two attempts on her life in the span of twelve hours.

    The Ark

  • However, it is difficult to find out much about him, although it is known that he was the lover of the occultist, the Marquise du Bourg de Bozas, one of the visitors who had been entertained at the Villa Bethania.

    The Templar Revelation


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.