find

(redirected from find file)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

find

(Adjudge), verb adjudicate, ascertain, award, confirm, decide, declare a verdict, decree, detect, determine, encounter, experience, hear of, hold, judge, learn, observe, perceive, pronounce, rule, sentence, settle, sit in judgment

find

(Determine), verb adjudge, adjudicate, announce a conclusion, arrive at a conclusion, arrive at a verdict, ascertain and declare, ascertain by judicial inquiry, come to a conclusion, compromise, conclude, decide a question of fact, decide upon, declare a verdict, deduce, deliver judgment, determine a controversy, determine after judicial inquiry, determine an issue, draw a conclusion, establish as facts, give an opinion, give judggent, hold, judge, make a decision, pass an opinion, pass judgment, pronounce as an official act, resolve, rule, set a question at rest, sit in judgment
Associated concepts: findings of fact

find

(Discover), verb acquire information about, apprehend, ascertain, attain by effort, bare, become acquainted with, become apprised of, become informed, bring into the open, catch a glimpse of, chance upon, cognoscere, come upon, create, decipher, decode, detect, discern, disclose, disentangle, disinter, divine, divulge, elicit, encounter, explore, expose, fathom, ferret out, figgre out, gather knowledge, get to the bottom of, glimpse, happen upon, hit upon, identify, invenire, invent, ken, know, learn, light upon, locate, make certain, meet with, notice, observe, obtain by search, perceive, realize, reveal, run across, solve, strike, stumble on, trace, uncloak, unconceal, uncover, understand, unearth, unfold, unlock, unmask, unravel, unscramble, unscreen, unshroud, unveil, verify

find

(Locate), verb achieve, attain, collect, descry, dig up, discover, disinter, espy, expose, furnish, gain, gather, provide the wherewithal, recover, repossess, resolve, retrieve, spot, supply, uncover, unearth
See also: acquisition, adjudge, adjudicate, ascertain, award, conclude, decide, decree, detect, determine, disinter, ferret, hold, invent, judge, locate, pass judgment, prize, procure, pronounce, rule, sentence

find

to determine an issue after judicial inquiry.
References in periodicals archive ?
Using existing code management software to store document source files in a central location allowed anyone on the documentation group to find files and information.
Among the technology firsts introduced by Canto Cumulus were thumbnail images to represent the content of image files, user-defined metadata fields to permit organizations to find files based on any information, and a live Web interface to a DAM system.
Find files later with the additional search results from Recent Files and Frequently Visited Folders on the File Explorer's search function.
Whether you're a business person who needs to find files that are compressed and archived in ZIP files, a home user who wants to their hard drive clean so they can avoid buying an expensive new drive, or a music collector who wants to be able to locate songs quickly, FolderPrint puts you in control of your hard drive.
IDE Insight - a timesaving tool to easily find files, components, features and settings using simple keystrokes and search terms
The new and improved secure e-commerce site has been re-categorised allowing users to quickly find files whilst the new audio demo player allows users to quickly sample music and sound effects throughout the site.
Find files of particular type(s) with featured Search Filters.
Subdivisions allow you to break up main categories into smaller, more manageable sections so you can find files faster.
The new version features the ability to quickly find files and folders from any open/save file dialog.
Find Files: You can find files anywhere on your network using the Turbo Browser 2000 inclusion and exclusion filters, easy and fast