Definition of descry verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

descry

 verb
verb
NAmE//dɪˈskraɪ//
 
descry somebody/something(literary)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they descry
 
he / she / it descries
 
past simple descried
 
-ing form descrying
 
 
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to suddenly see someone or something
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: descry