discover


discover
1. I
as far as I can discover насколько мне известно
2. III
1) discover smth., smb. discover an unknown land ( America, an island, a new comet, a scientific law, a new gas, radium, etc.) открывать неведомую / неизвестную / страну и. т. д., we discovered a superb view мы нашли такое место, откуда открывался великолепный вид; we discovered a cheap restaurant мы нашли / набрели на / дешевый ресторан; he discovered a gold mine он напал на золотую жилу; I discovered my mistake я понял, что ошибался; discover the enemy обнаруживать противника
2) discover smth. discover a secret (a plot) раскрывать тайну (заговор); discover the cause of smth. выяснить причину чего-л.
3. IV
discover smth. in some manner discover smth. miraculously (unexpectedly, startlingly, etc.) сделать чудесное и т. д. открытие; discover smth. scientifically открывать что-л. с помощью науки
4. VII
discover smb. to be smth. discover him to be an impostor узнать, что он является самозванцем; discover smb., smth. to be in some state discover her to be a little better (this to be true, etc.) узнать / выяснить / , что ей стало немного лучше и т. д.
5. XVIII
discover oneself he decided to discover himself он решил, что не стоит больше скрываться; sooner or later truth discovers itself рано или поздно правда выходит наружу, правду нельзя утаить
6. XXI1
discover smb., smth. in some place discover smb. (smb.'s coat, a strange-looking box, etc.) in the room обнаруживать / находить / кого-л. и т. д. в комнате
7. XXV
discover that... (what..., how..., whether..., etc.) discover that it was too late (that smth. has happened, that he had made a mistake, how he had died, whether he has left, what passed between them, which of them said so, etc.) узнавать / выяснять / , что уже слишком поздно и т. д.

English-Russian dictionary of verb phrases. 2013.

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  • Discover — Dis*cov er, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Discovered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Discovering}.] [OE. discoveren, discuren, descuren, OF. descovrir, descouvrir, F. d[ e]couvrir; des (L. dis ) + couvrir to cover. See {Cover}.] 1. To uncover. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discover — 1 *reveal, disclose, divulge, tell, betray Analogous words: impart, *communicate: *declare, announce, publish, advertise, proclaim 2 Discover, ascertain, determine, unearth, learn mean to find out something not previously known to one. Discover… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Discover — may refer to: Discover Card, a credit card brand Discover Financial, the parent company of the credit card brand Discover (magazine), an American science magazine Discover (album), a Cactus Jack album Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) NASA… …   Wikipedia

  • discover — dis·cov·er vt 1: to find out about, recognize, or realize for the first time when the victim discover s the fraud see also discovery rule 2 a: to make the subject of discovery b: to learn of or obtain (informa …   Law dictionary

  • Discover — bezeichnet: Discover (Zeitschrift), US amerikanisches Wissenschaftsmagazin Discover Card, US amerikanische Kreditkarte Discover Middleeast, deutsches Kultur und Wirtschaftsmagazin im Nahen Osten Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Discover — Dis*cov er, v. i. To discover or show one s self. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] This done, they discover. Decker. [1913 Webster] Nor was this the first time that they discovered to be followers of this world. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discover — discover, invent To discover something is to find something that was hidden or not known; to invent something is to devise it by human effort: Halley discovered a comet and Galileo invented a telescope. Information as well as physical things can… …   Modern English usage

  • discover — [di skuv′ər] vt. [ME discoveren < OFr descovrir < LL discooperire, to discover, reveal: see DIS & COVER] 1. to be the first to find out, see, or know about 2. to find out; learn of the existence of; realize 3. to be the first nonnative… …   English World dictionary

  • discover — c.1300, divulge, reveal, disclose, from O.Fr. descovrir uncover, unroof, unveil, reveal, betray, from L.L. discooperire, from L. dis opposite of (see DIS (Cf. dis )) + cooperire to cover up (see COVER (Cf. cover)). At first with a sense of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • discover — [v] find, uncover ascertain, bring to light, catch, come across, come upon, conceive, contrive, debunk, design, detect, determine, devise, dig up, discern, disclose, distinguish, elicit, espy, explore, ferret out*, get wind of*, get wise to*,… …   New thesaurus

  • discover — ► VERB 1) find unexpectedly or in the course of a search. 2) become aware of (a fact or situation). 3) be the first to find or observe (a place, substance, or scientific phenomenon). DERIVATIVES discoverable adjective discoverer noun …   English terms dictionary

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