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Translation of "find" - English-Spanish dictionary

find

verb   /faɪnd/ ( past tense and past participle found)
A1 to discover something or someone that you have been looking for encontrar I can’t find my car keys.
A2 to discover something by chance encontrar I found some money in my coat pocket.
B1 to become aware of something encontrar I came home to find the kitchen window had been broken.
B1 to think or feel a particular way about someone or something encontrar I find exams very stressful.
find someone guilty/not guilty
to judge that someone is guilty in a law court declarar a alguien culpable/no culpable She was found guilty of murder.
find yourself somewhere/doing something
to become aware that you have gone somewhere or done something without intending to encontrarse en algún sitio/haciendo algo I woke up and found myself in a hospital bed.
be found
to exist or be present somewhere encontrarse Many animals are found only in Australia.
→  Phrasal verbs find (something) out
noun   /faɪnd/
something or someone valuable, interesting, or useful that you discover hallazgo, descubrimiento This hotel was a real find.
(Definition of find from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

find

verb /faind/ ( past tense, past participle found /faund/)
to come upon or meet with accidentally or after searching encontrar, hallar Look what I’ve found!
to discover descubrir I found that I couldn’t do the work.
to consider; to think (something) to be encontrar, parecer I found the British weather very cold.
findings noun plural
information that you discover as the result of carrying out research descubrimientos The experiment produced some very interesting findings.
(legal) a decision made by a judge or jury in a court case. conclusiones, resultados
find one’s feet
to become able to cope with a new situation acostumbrarse, encontrarse She found the new job difficult at first, but she soon found her feet.
find out phrasal verb
to discover descubrir, averiguar I found out what was troubling her.
to discover the truth (about someone), usually that he has done wrong enterarse He had been stealing from the company for years, but eventually they found him out.
(Definition of find from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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