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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fahyn-ding]
    • /ˈfaɪn dɪŋ/
    • /ˈfaɪn.dɪŋ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahyn-ding]
    • /ˈfaɪn dɪŋ/

Definitions of findings word

  • noun findings the act of a person or thing that finds; discovery. 1
  • noun findings Often, findings. something that is found or ascertained. 1
  • noun findings Law. a decision or verdict after judicial inquiry. 1
  • noun findings findings, tools, materials, etc., used by artisans. 1
  • noun findings The action of finding someone or something. 1
  • noun plural findings the tools and equipment of an artisan 0

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Origin of findings

First appearance:

before 1000
One of the 6% oldest English words
before 1000; Middle English, Old English; see find, -ing1

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Parts of speech for Findings


findings popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 96% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

findings usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for findings

noun findings

  • tipoff — the act of tipping off.
  • hot tip — suggestion: sth profitable
  • lowdown — the real and unadorned facts; the true, secret, or inside information (usually preceded by the): We gave them the lowdown on the new housing project.
  • tip off — a small present of money given directly to someone for performing a service or menial task; gratuity: He gave the waiter a dollar as a tip.
  • literature — writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays.

Antonyms for findings

noun findings

  • inquest — a legal or judicial inquiry, usually before a jury, especially an investigation made by a coroner into the cause of a death.

Top questions with findings

  • why most published research findings are false?
  • to whom does the civil rights commission report its findings?

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