Ascertain and Make out


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Ascertain verb – To come to an awareness of.
Make out and ascertain are semantically related. in find out topic. In some cases you can use "Make out" instead a verb "Ascertain".
Nearby Words: ascertainment, ascertaining
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Make out

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Make out verb – To form an opinion or reach a conclusion through reasoning and information.
Usage example: as best as I can make out, the police were informed of the incident but didn't think it was worth investigating

Ascertain and make out are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Ascertain" instead a verb "Make out".
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