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discover

1. verb find out sth2. verb find sb or sth3. verb find a thing or fact previously unknown4. verb take interest in a pastime, place etc5. verb find an artiste, talent6. verb find out things about yourself 1 verb find out sth TRANSITIVEfaigh amach  c m uhe discovered the reason for the delay fuair sé amach cad ba chúis leis an moillshe discovered the truth fuair sí an fhírinne amach, tháinig sí ar an bhfírinnehe discovered a secret tháinig sé ar rúnshe discovered that she was pregnant fuair sí amach go raibh sí ag iomparyou'll soon discover if you're able for it ní bheidh tú i bhfad ag fáil amach an bhfuil tú ábalta chuigeyou never know what you'll discover cá bhfios cad air a dtiocfaidh tú, ní bheadh a fhios agat beo céard a gheofá, ní fheadraís cad a gheofá amach 2 verb find sb or sth TRANSITIVEtar ar PhrV  c m uaimsigh verb  c m uthe Gardaí discovered a body tháinig na Gardaí ar chorpI discovered a lovely restaurant tháinig mé ar bhialann álainn, d'aimsigh mé bialann álainnthe drugs were discovered during a planned search thángthas ar na drugaí le linn cuardach pleanáilte
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3 verb find a thing or fact previously unknown TRANSITIVEtar ar PhrV  c m ufionn formal verb  c m uhe discovered the solution to the problem tháinig sé ar réiteach na faidhbescientists have discovered a new drug tá eolaithe tar éis teacht ar dhruga nua, tá eolaithe tar éis druga nua a aimsiúshe discovered that he'd lied fuair sí amach gur inis sé bréag 4 verb take interest in a pastime, place etc TRANSITIVEsuim a chur ispéis a chur iSeán has discovered golf tá Seán tar éis suim a chur sa ghalfshe discovered the joys of poetry at college chuir sí spéis san fhilíocht agus í ar coláiste, d'aimsigh sí aoibhneas na filíochta agus í ar an gcoláiste 5 verb find an artiste, talent TRANSITIVEtar ar PhrV  c m uaimsigh verb  c m ushe discovered a young singer tháinig sí ar amhránaí óg, d'aimsigh sí amhránaí óghe was discovered busking on Grafton St thángthas air agus é ag buscáil ar Shráid Grafton 6 verb find out things about yourself TRANSITIVEhe went to India to discover himself chuaigh sé chun na hIndia chun teacht air féin

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