find sb out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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find sb out

phrasal verb with find uk   us   /faɪnd/ verb (found, found)
to ​discover that someone has done something ​wrong: He ​lived in ​fear of being ​found out.
(Definition of find sb out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “find sb out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 发现(某人)的错事(或罪行)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發現(某人)的錯事(或罪行)…
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