found : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n food and lodging provided in addition to money
they worked for $30 and found
- v set up or found
- v set up or lay the groundwork for
- v use as a basis for; found on
- v come upon, as if by accident; meet with
- v discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
We found traces of lead in the paint
- v come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost
- v establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study
The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize
- v come to believe on the basis of emotion, intuitions, or indefinite grounds
I found the movie rather entertaining
- v perceive or be contemporaneous with
We found Republicans winning the offices
- v get something or somebody for a specific purpose
I found this gadget that will serve as a bottle opener
- v make a discovery, make a new finding
Physicists believe they found a new elementary particle
- v make a discovery
She found that he had lied to her
- v obtain through effort or management
She found the time and energy to take care of her aging parents
We found the money to send our sons to college
- v decide on and make a declaration about
- v receive a specified treatment (abstract)
- v perceive oneself to be in a certain condition or place
I found myself in a difficult situation
When he woke up, he found himself in a hospital room
- v get or find back; recover the use of
She found her voice and replied quickly
- v succeed in reaching; arrive at
The arrow found its mark
- v accept and make use of one's personality, abilities, and situation
- a come upon unexpectedly or after searching
the lost-and-found department
- When Andrew's wife Hayley Wolff Kissel filed for divorce in February 2005, she found herself among an assortment of creditors vying for the couple's assets.
- How Journey found Pineda is a Cinderella tale of the Internet era.
- The letter found on Ghul identifies four general targets for attack: Americans; Kurds; "Iraqi troops, police and agents"; and Shi'ites.
News & Articles
- Remains found at late mobster's NY home believed to be human
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investigators have found what they believe are human remains in a search of the former home of late New York mobster Jimmy Burke, suspected mastermind of the 1978 Lufthansa cargo heist, New York City Medical Examiner spokeswoman Ellen Borakove told Reuters on Thursday. She said the medical examiner's Office is checking material FBI agents scouring the Queens home found a day ...
June 20, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Body found near Patriots player Aaron Hernandez's home ruled a homicide
A body found about one mile from the home of New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been ruled a homicide, prosecutors said.The body of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd was found about one mile from the home of the New England Patriots tight end in an undeveloped area, Bristol District Attorney Samuel Sutter’s office said.Hernandez, who signed a five-year contract with the Patriots a year ago ...
June 20, 2013 - NBC NEWS
- Tourist found in downtown LA hotel water tank died from accidental drowning: LA coroner
A tourist found in a water tank in downtown's Cecil Hotel died from an accidental drowning, the coroner says.
June 20, 2013 - KABC-TV Los Angeles
- Hillary Rodham Clinton in Newsweek
Over the last week I listened to you,she said, "and in the process I found my own voice."
- Zahi Hawass in The Associated Press
Antiquities chief Zahi Hawass says the new findings are "the most distinguished tombs ever found from the Old Kingdom,"
- John McCain in The Australian
McCain said that in his vice-presidential pick Palin he had "found just the right partner to help me shake up Washington''." "She has executive experience and a real record of accomplishment,'' he said, noting that she knows where she comes...