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1. finding

noun. ['ˈfaɪndɪŋ'] the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation.

Synonyms

  • falsification
  • uncovering
  • discovery
  • falsifying
  • proof
  • localization
  • locating
  • validation
  • designation
  • find
  • resolution
  • solving
  • refutation
  • identification
  • substantiation
  • rectification
  • refutal
  • determination
  • disproof
  • location
  • redetermination
  • localisation
  • predetermination

Antonyms

  • unlock
  • unpin
  • unfasten
  • untie

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Words that Rhyme with Finding

  • nonbinding
  • unwinding
  • reminding
  • grinding
  • blinding
  • winding
  • minding
  • binding

Example sentences of the word finding


1. Noun, singular or mass
The Avery-MacLeod-McCarty experiment was a key finding in establishing that DNA is the genetic material.

2. Adjective
These days, though, people have trouble eating them in moderation and finding time to exercise with regularity.

3. Verb, gerund or present participle
The same principle of finding the less-crowded shore applies to landlocked states.

Quotes containing the word finding


1. Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
- George Bernard Shaw

2. Success is finding satisfaction in giving a little more than you take.
- Christopher Reeve

3. I'm an off-the-charts introvert. To me, being around groups of strangers is exhausting. I've had to sort of train myself to think about two tactics: finding common ground and invoking humor.
- Sam Yagan

2. fact-finding

adjective. designed to find information or ascertain facts.

Synonyms

  • investigatory
  • investigative

Antonyms

  • answer
  • incurious
  • uninquisitive

3. finding

noun. ['ˈfaɪndɪŋ'] the decision of a court on issues of fact or law.

Synonyms

  • finding of fact
  • judicial decision
  • finding of law
  • judgement
  • verdict
  • conclusion of law

Antonyms

  • unbar
  • unzip
  • unchain
  • dislodge

4. finding

noun. ['ˈfaɪndɪŋ'] something that is found.

Synonyms

  • object

Antonyms

  • unbelt
  • unbuckle
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