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to examine or search something very carefully
to look carefully at people or things around you in order to try to find a particular person or thing
to find someone or something by looking for them in a determined way
to look at a lot of things in order to find what you want or need
to work hard in order to find something
to try to find something or someone by looking carefully
to search a place thoroughly
to try to find something that you want or need
to search for someone or something
to search for something among a lot of other things
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
the thick make-up that actors put on their faces
moving with rhythm, together as one
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