descry was our Word of the Day on 10/30/2017. Hear the podcast!
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Examples of descry in a Sentence
we couldn't descry the reasons for his sudden departure
could just descry the ship coming over the horizon
Origin and Etymology of descry
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
ascertain, detect, determine, dig out, dig up, discover, dredge (up), ferret (out), find, find out, get, hit (on or upon), hunt (down or up), learn, locate, nose out, root (out), rout (out), rummage, run down, scare up, scout (up), track (down), turn up;
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