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Definition of find out phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

find out

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

find out

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find out about somebody

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find out about something

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find out something

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find out something about somebody

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find out something about something

 
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 to get some information about something/somebody by asking, reading, etc. She'd been seeing the boy for a while, but didn't want her parents to find out. I haven't found anything out about him yet. find out what, when, etc… Can you find out what time the meeting starts? find out that… We found out later that we had been at the same school.
to discover that somebody has done something wrong He had been cheating the taxman but it was years before he was found out.
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