In so doing, you discover, you bring so much more to the table now that the notion of lost time is a moot one.
The man, gripped by curiosity, drills a hole to discover what the pipe carries.
These Russian-speakers likely will discover a future unhappier than their past.
All were shocked to discover after the crash that Paul had been asked to drive at all.
And what I might discover is what keeps me rooted to the island of Penang.
Something lay on the ground; an object, she could not at first discover what.
We sought the inhabitants of the woods, but could discover none.
We have not been able to discover this epitaph, nor does it appear that it was ever translated by Cowper.
Wasn't it better to let you discover for yourself, my child?
Whilst he spoke I thought I could discover a likeness in his face to my father.
c.1300, "divulge, reveal, disclose," from Old French descovrir "uncover, unroof, unveil, reveal, betray," from Late Latin discooperire, from Latin dis- "opposite of" (see dis-) + cooperire "to cover up" (see cover). At first with a sense of betrayal or malicious exposure (discoverer originally meant "informant"); the meaning "to obtain knowledge or sight of what was not known" is from 1550s. Related: Discovered; discovering.