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solveverb account for, answer, arrive at the truth, bring out, clear up, crack, decipher, decode, discover, disentangle, disinter, dissolvere, educe, enucleate, expedire, explain, fathom, ferret out, figure out, find out, find the cause, find the key, find the solution, guess correctly, guess right, interpret, learn the answer, make out, make plain, penetrate, piece together, puzzle out, realize, reason out, render intelligible, resolve, root out, shed light upon, think out, throw light upon, trace, understand, unearth, unfold, unlock, unravel, unriddle, unscramble, untangle, work out
Associated concepts: solve a crime
See also: adjust, ascertain, comprehend, construe, discover, elucidate, explain, expound, find, interpret, remedy, resolve, settle