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1. discovery

noun. ['dɪˈskʌvɝi, dɪˈskʌvri, ˌdɪˈskʌvri'] the act of discovering something.

Synonyms

  • human activity
  • detection
  • spying
  • human action
  • determination
  • espial
  • tracing
  • find
  • act
  • uncovering
  • self-discovery
  • deed
  • breakthrough
  • catching
  • finding
  • spotting

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • irresoluteness
  • lose
  • stay

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Words that Rhyme with Discovery

  • recovery

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A common misspelling of discovery is discoverey

Example sentences of the word discovery


1. Noun, singular or mass
Also, will be part of the discovery that they will have to provide to sue you.

Quotes containing the word discovery


1. Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It's a journey of discovery - there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair.
- Rick Warren

2. Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
- Alexander Smith

3. The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.
- Mark Van Doren

2. self-discovery

noun. discovering your own individuality.

Synonyms

  • find
  • uncovering

Antonyms

  • stay

3. discovery

noun. ['dɪˈskʌvɝi, dɪˈskʌvri, ˌdɪˈskʌvri'] something that is discovered.

Synonyms

  • disclosure
  • revelation

Antonyms

  • noninfectious
  • concealing
  • uninformative

4. discovery

noun. ['dɪˈskʌvɝi, dɪˈskʌvri, ˌdɪˈskʌvri'] a productive insight.

Synonyms

  • insight
  • find
  • brainstorm
  • breakthrough

Antonyms

  • discontinue
  • refrain
  • overact
  • underact

5. discovery

noun. ['dɪˈskʌvɝi, dɪˈskʌvri, ˌdɪˈskʌvri'] (law) compulsory pretrial disclosure of documents relevant to a case; enables one side in a litigation to elicit information from the other side concerning the facts in the case.

Synonyms

  • disclosure
  • revelation
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