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Synonyms and related words:
assemble, author, base, bear, bed, beget, begin, blaze, blister, block out, bottom, brand, breed, bring about, bring forth, bring to effect, bring to pass, bring up, broach, build, build in, burn, burn in, burn off, carve, cast, cause, cauterize, char, chase, chisel, christen, coal, commence, conceive, confirm, constitute, crack, create, cupel, cut, deep-dye, define, develop, do, effect, effectuate, efform, embed, engender, engraft, engrave, entrench, erect, establish, etch, fashion, father, figure, fix, flame, float, forge, form, formalize, frame, generate, gestate, give birth to, give occasion to, give origin to, give rise to, grave, ground, hew, impact, implant, impress, imprint, inaugurate, incept, induct, infix, ingrain, initiate, inscribe, insculpture, install, institute, introduce, invest, jam, knead, knock out, launch, lay out, lay the foundation, lick into shape, lift up, lodge, make, materialize, mint, model, mold, occasion, organize, originate, oxidate, oxidize, pack, parch, pitch, plant, predicate, print, produce, put in, put up, pyrolyze, raise, realize, rear, rest, ring in, root, rough out, roughcast, roughhew, scorch, sculp, sculpt, sculpture, sear, seat, set, set afloat, set agoing, set in, set on foot, set up, settle, shape, singe, sire, solder, stamp, start, start going, start up, stay, stereotype, support, sustain, swinge, tailor, thermoform, torrefy, turn on, usher in, vesicate, vest, vulcanize, wedge, weld, work


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WordNet 2.0

1. food and lodging provided in addition to money; "they worked for $30 and found"
(hypernym) wage, pay, earnings, remuneration, salary

1. set up or found; "She set up a literacy program"
(synonym) establish, set up, launch
(hypernym) open, open up
(derivation) foundation
2. set up or lay the groundwork for; "establish a new department"
(synonym) establish, plant, constitute, institute
(hypernym) initiate, pioneer
(hyponym) fix
(derivation) initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration
3. use as a basis for; found on; "base a claim on some observation"
(synonym) establish, base, ground
(hyponym) build
(derivation) foundation

1. come upon unexpectedly or after searching; "found art"; "the lost-and-found department"
(antonym) lost
(similar) recovered(p)
(see-also) saved


1. a productive insight
(synonym) discovery, breakthrough
(hypernym) insight, brainstorm, brainwave
(derivation) discover
2. the act of discovering something
(synonym) discovery, uncovering
(hypernym) deed, feat, effort, exploit
(hyponym) detection, catching, espial, spying, spotting
(derivation) discover

1. 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"
(synonym) happen, chance, bump, encounter
(derivation) discovery, uncovering
2. 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"
(synonym) detect, observe, discover, notice
(hypernym) sight
(hyponym) find out, catch out
(verb-group) discover
(derivation) discovery, uncovering
3. come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost; "Did you find your glasses?"; "I cannot find my gloves!"
(synonym) regain
(antonym) lose
(hypernym) get, acquire
(hyponym) feel
(verb-group) recover, retrieve, regain
(derivation) finder
4. 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"
(synonym) determine, find out, ascertain
(hyponym) gauge
(verb-group) determine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learn
(derivation) discovery, breakthrough
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
(hypernym) reason, reason out, conclude
(verb-group) rule
6. 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"
(synonym) witness, see
(hypernym) experience, undergo, see, go through
(hyponym) catch
(derivation) finder, discoverer, spotter
7. 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"
(synonym) line up, get hold, come up
(hypernym) get, acquire
8. make a discovery, make a new finding; "Roentgen discovered X-rays"; "Physicists believe they found a new elementary particle"
(synonym) discover
(hypernym) gestate, conceive, conceptualize, conceptualise
(verb-group) discover
(derivation) discovery, breakthrough
9. make a discovery; "She found that he had lied to her"; "The story is false, so far as I can discover"
(synonym) discover
(hypernym) learn, hear, get word, get wind, pick up, find out, get a line, discover, see
(hyponym) rake up
(see-also) learn, hear, get word, get wind, pick up, find out, get a line, discover, see
(verb-group) discover
(derivation) discovery, uncovering
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"
(hypernym) get, acquire
(verb-group) regain
11. decide on and make a declaration about; "find someone guilty"
(synonym) rule
(hypernym) pronounce, label, judge
(verb-group) feel
(derivation) finding
12. 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"
(synonym) receive, get, obtain, incur
(hypernym) change
(hyponym) take
(verb-group) get, acquire
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"
(hypernym) perceive, comprehend
(verb-group) witness, see
14. get or find back; recover the use of; "She regained control of herself"; "She found her voice and replied quickly"
(synonym) recover, retrieve, regain
(hypernym) get, acquire
(hyponym) access
(verb-group) regain
15. succeed in reaching; arrive at; "The arrrow found its mark"
(hypernym) reach, make, attain, hit, arrive at, gain
16. accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation; "My son went to Berkeley to find himself"
(synonym) find oneself
(hypernym) mature, maturate, grow

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