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find (sth) out

phrasal verb with find uk   us   /faɪnd/ verb (found, found)
A2 to get ​information about something because you ​want to ​know more about it, or to ​learn a ​fact or ​piece of ​information for the first ​time: How did you ​find out about the ​party? The ​holiday was a ​completesurprise - I only ​found out about it the ​day before we ​left. [+ question word] I'll just go and ​find out what's going on ​outside. [+ that] Too late, she ​found out that the ​flight had been ​cancelled.

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(Definition of find (sth) out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “find (sth) out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 找出,查明, 得知…
in Turkish araştırıp ortaya çıkarmak, öğrenmek…
in Russian выяснять, обнаруживать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 找出,查明, 得知…
in Polish dowiedzieć się (o czymś )…
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