What is another word for discovered?

315 synonyms found


[ dɪskˈʌvəd], [ dɪskˈʌvəd], [ d_ɪ_s_k_ˈʌ_v_ə_d]

When we talk about discovering something, it often involves finding or uncovering something that was previously unknown or hidden. There are several synonyms that can be used for the word "discovered" such as "unearthed," "revealed," "uncovered," "exposed," "found," "located," "detected," "identified," and "spotted." Each of these words adds a slightly different nuance to the idea of discovering. For example, "exposed" and "uncovered" bring to mind something that was hidden and has now been revealed, while "identified" implies a more deliberate process of recognizing something. Regardless of the synonym used, the act of discovering often brings excitement and a sense of accomplishment.

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How to use "Discovered" in context?

new continent

One day, a scientist was analyzing data on a map when he found something odd. Strangely shaped landmass that didn't quite fit on the other continents. He researched the region more and found that there was no evidence of anyone having ever visited the land. He decided to investigate and found that the landmass was made up of a different type of rock than any on the other continents. He named the landmass Lemuria and set out to find people who could help him explore it. After much effort, he finally found a group of fearless explorers who agreed to help him find out what was hidden on Lemuria.

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