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find outTo discover, as by asking or exploring.
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find outlearn
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find one's feetTo grow in confidence in a new situation as one gains experience.
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find your grooveYour place in life
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seek and ye shall findsomething can be found if it is looked for.
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a good man is hard to findMen who make good husbands or workers are rare.
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it is easy to find a stick to beat a dog(rare or obsolete, proverb) If a person is determined to punish someone, they will find a way to do so.1596
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don't zig when you should zag, once you find true love.Make the right steps and not the wrong ones when you have someone who loves you and/or you are in a relationship, in order to keep love and not lose it.
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home in onTo focus or narrow down to something; to find or draw closer, as by trial and error or a gradual seeking process.
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stumble acrossTo discover or find something by accident.
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pierce the veilTo see through an illusion or find a hidden meaning, to see the truth within a lie.
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come acrossTo find, usually by accident.
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figure outTo come to understand; to discover or find a solution; to deduce.
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scrounge upTo seek or find despite a lack of apparent resources or availability.
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sniff outTo find something using the sense of smell.
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stumble onTo discover or find something by accident.
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stumble uponTo discover or find something by accident.
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track downTo hunt for or locate; to search for; to find.
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cold hands, warm heart; dirty feet, no sweetheart!A few old timer's "fun" way to compliment a lady & to find out if she could be courted.
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run acrossTo find or discover by chance.
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run downTo find something or someone after searching for a long time.
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sniff outTo find, especially to find something that cannot be seen.
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can't waitTo eagerly anticipate; to find it unbearable to wait for a forthcoming pleasurable event.
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close the stable door after the horse has boltedTo attempt to prevent a problem only to find it has already happened.
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dig up dirtTo examine in order to find negative information for public opinion, usually with the purpose of embarrassing or discrediting a person.
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every jack has his jilleverybody will find someone to have a romantic relationship with at some point in their life
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get on somebody's caseTo lecture, berate, or complain to somebody, especially to find fault or criticize.
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hard pressedHaving or likely to have difficulty or to find a task almost impossible.
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indexa list of information and page numbers, where you can find the relevant information
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lay hands onTo find, obtain or procure.
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necessity is the mother of inventionA person who is in great need of something will find a way to get it.
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shake the pagoda treeTo find a source of easy enrichment; to become absurdly rich in a short time.
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timing is everythingConsideration of other events can greatly influence some desired outcome (such as an audience laughing to a comedian's joke).Telling the old joke about a butt-crack was not a good idea, just as the plumber arrived, Bob.You know what they say: "timing is everything." I'm sure we can find another plumber before the house floods.
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