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Arriving at after searching, study, or effort
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“We sent award-winning investigative journalist Gregory Smith to ferret out the answers.”
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Present participle for to search for something, typically information
“He was an untiring reporter, reaching everywhere to ferret out some news.”
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Present participle for to reveal or bring something to light
“Media organizations, having decided that Levy's disappearance is a major story, should explore every lead to ferret out the truth.”
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Present participle for to drive out something or someone from a place of hiding
“The solution is to ferret out the criminals from their hideouts.”
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Present participle for to establish or make a determination on the nature of someone or something
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Present participle for to understand by thinking carefully about
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(explore for) Present participle for to search for something
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Present participle for to separate or remove from a larger group or collection
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Present participle for to subject (a place, text, etc.) to a thorough search in order to locate something
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Present participle for to search for something
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Present participle for to investigate or snoop around in someone else's business
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Present participle for to search for something, especially by digging into or through
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The work of a detective in investigating a crime
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