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ascertain, descry, detect, determine, 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
miss, overlook, pass over
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14th century, in the meaning defined at transitive sense 1
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to express emotion in a dramatic way
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Conjugating an irregular verb
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