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In the game of life it's a good idea to have a few early losses, which relieves you of the pressure of trying to maintain an undefeated season.
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Verb

Infinitive
to discover

Third person singular
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Past participle
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Present participle
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to discover (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (somewhat dated) To expose something previously covered.
    The gust of wind discovered a bone in the sand.
  2. To find something for the first time.
    Turning the corner, I discovered a lovely little shop.
  3. (chess) To create by moving a piece out of another piece's line of attack.
    This move discovers an attack on a vital pawn.

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