Definition of discover in English:
- The men noticed the boy was missing and after a frantic search they discovered his body in the river.
- Her body was discovered during the routine searches of houses on the estate shortly after 1pm on Tuesday.
- During the search they first discovered a large white bag containing one million dinars, before coming across the padlocked metal box.
- I followed my dad into the kitchen to realize my mother had discovered the same fact.
- It's also an opportunity to discover fascinating facts about mammal behaviour and find out just where humans fit in amongst the diversity that exists in the world of the warm-blooded.
- In answering these questions, it would be reassuring, in a way, to report that the basic facts were discovered only after the war, but the truth is otherwise.
- With every passing phase, life becomes more complex in the sense that it allows man to either stumble upon or to consciously discover new phenomena and substance.
- Scientists call this recently discovered phenomenon gene silencing.
- A hitherto unknown worm that survives without oxygen was also discovered by a scientific team.
- If you don't have people like me out there telling some of the stories, you're not going to have people who had broader interest discovering those subjects.
- They have recently discovered a new method of Healing, which has been used in America for 27 years.
- I've only recently discovered his work; this one I enjoy for the taste it has of the city and the artists that work within it.
- We have discovered a conductor now, which is exciting in itself.
- I have discovered a drummer that will knock your socks off.
- But although he has found the technology to come up with the tunes, he has struggled to discover vocalists to deliver the goods.
- Only time will discover what this blog will evolve into.
- In time the best of Schoenberg will, of course, survive and time will discover the proper values.
- "Time will discover the hand that baptizes him," the old man said.
- A little time afterwards she discovered herself to him.
- For seven days he remained in his voluntary prison; but his stock of water being expended, he discovered himself to the captain, who literally cut him out of the hold, and rather reluctantly gave him his liberty on arriving at Boston.
- This was also the favourite object of his charity after he had discovered himself to the world in Limousin.
- In this nostalgia for community some would discover utopian impulses, others would decry imaginary fulfilments as ideological.
Middle English (in the sense 'make known'): from Old French descovrir, from late Latin discooperire, from Latin dis- (expressing reversal) + cooperire 'cover completely' (see cover).
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