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To try to find out information - synonyms or related words



to try to find out the facts about something in order to learn the truth about it

look into

to try to discover the facts about something such as a problem or a crime

follow up

to try to find out more about something, or to do something more to deal with it



to look for and find information or documents in different places



to try to find out information about someone, especially when they do not want you to



to find information about a subject for a book, film, television programme etc

check up on

to find out information about someone, especially secretly

look up

to try to find a particular piece of information by looking in a book or on a list, or by using a computer



to look for information by searching through something thoroughly



to search or examine a place, area, or situation to get information about it


gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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