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To be, or to become known - thesaurus

Synonyms

come out

if something comes out, it becomes known

get around

if news gets around, a lot of people hear it

leak out

to become known by the public

emerge

verb

to become known

get out

if something secret gets out, a lot of people find out about it

break

verb

if important news breaks, it becomes publicly known

spread

verb

if information spreads, it becomes known by more people than before

appear

verb

if something new or different appears, it starts to exist or to be known about for the first time

circulate

verb

if information or ideas circulate, one person talks or writes about them to another, so that more and more people start to know about them

percolate

verb

if information or ideas percolate, they spread gradually and become known to more people

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arrive

verb

if information arrives, it is published or heard somewhere

be/become common currency

to be or become something that a lot of people know about and talk about

be borne in on/upon someone

if something is borne in on you, you realize that it is true

click

verb

informal if something clicks, you suddenly understand or realize it

come round

if something such as a letter or a message comes round, it is sent to several people in a place

creep in

if a word or meaning creeps in, it gradually becomes used

filter

verb

if news or information filters out or through to people, they receive it gradually or after a period of time

go further

if you do not want something to go any further, you do not want anyone else to be told about it

go in

if information goes in, you understand it

go out

to be told to people

it will come out in the wash

used for saying that people will always find out the truth about something

it will come out in the wash

used for saying that you are sure you will find a solution to the problem that you have

mean anything to someone

to be familiar to someone

penetrate

verb

to be noticed or understood by someone

permeate

verb

if an attitude or feeling permeates something, you can feel or see its influence clearly in every part of that thing

sink in

to become completely understood

slip out

if something, especially a secret, slips out, you say it without intending to

slot into place

if something slots into place, you suddenly understand it

spread like wildfire

if information spreads like wildfire, a lot of people hear about it in a short period of time

surface

verb

to become known or obvious after being hidden

unfold

verb

to become more clear as details become known

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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