Even movie mega-impresario Harvey Weinstein is turning one of his films, finding Neverland, into a stage musical.
“Right now our focus is on finding out where he is,” she said at the time.
“We know that he came here with the intent of finding an administrator,” Jordan said in the press conference.
Greenman puts new spins on clichés, and rescues his story from mediocrity by finding new ways of talking about melancholy.
But they soon returned him after finding no evidence that Mindi posed any risk to her son.
But great was Hatteras's anger at finding the way to the north closed!
I could not succeed in finding the plant for which they had been digging.
I asked, not finding that entertainment to the accompaniment of sabre-blows so glorious.
Subconsciously his busy ego was finding solace after last night's rebuff.
Evidently there would be no trouble in finding a place to board.
Old English findan "come upon, meet with, discover; obtain by search or study" (class III strong verb; past tense fand, past participle funden), from Proto-Germanic *finthan "to come upon, discover" (cf. Old Saxon findan, Old Frisian finda, Old Norse finna, Middle Dutch vinden, Old High German findan, German finden, Gothic finþan), originally "to come upon."
The Germanic word is from PIE root *pent- "to tread, go" (cf. Old High German fendeo "pedestrian;" Sanskrit panthah "path, way;" Avestan panta "way;" Greek pontos "open sea," patein "to tread, walk;" Latin pons (genitive pontis) "bridge;" Old Church Slavonic poti "path," peta "heel;" Russian put' "path, way"). To find out "to discover by scrutiny" is from 1550s (Middle English had a verb, outfinden, c.1300).
"person or thing discovered," 1825, from find (v.).
A remarkable discovery, esp of something unexpected (1872+)
if you can't find 'em