Find and Strike


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Find noun – Something discovered.
Usage example: that antique plate was a great garage sale find

Strike is a synonym for find in discovery topic. In some cases you can use "Strike" instead the word "Find" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like teach, arrive at, detection, lay hands on.
Nearby Words: finding, finder
Synonyms for Find


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Strike verb – Find unexpectedly.
Usage example: she struck a goldmine

Find is a synonym for strike in discover topic. You can use "Find" instead the word "Strike" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as discovery, teach, achieve, detection.
Nearby Words: striking, striker, strikeout, striked, striken
Synonyms for Strike

How words are described

good good find good strike
special special find special strike
normal normal find normal strike
critical critical find critical strike
Other adjectives: powerful, actual, massive, big, great, possible, next, last.

Common collocations

person find person strike person
character find character strike character
people find people strike people
someone find someone strike someone
Other nouns: place, ground, time, way, spot, home, mother, planet, anyone, sword, pieces.

Both words in one sentence

  • Joe: The Rise of Cobra; Duke activates the tracking beacon so the Joes can find Destro's base, just like Destro did so the Baroness' strike team could find the pit.
  • Thousands of years later, French visits the planet Murphy only to find out that it has suffered a comet strike since the last time he was there.
  • Red Baron The logs you find prove that it's enough to strike all manner of fear into the Tasen...
    Source: Red Baron
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Strike and Find. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 26, from
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Strike or Find. 2016. Accessed July 26, 2021.

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