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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Verb- Spied out or came to see especially with watchful attention and careful observation of the distant, uncertain, or obscure.

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used with object), : The lookout descried land
  • Till Britain's green hills were descried from the mast.
  • Any day, from morning till evening, she might be descried, --
  • Towards evening, to our infinite joy, we descried a boat entering the for more
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