Synonyms of 'derive'
He is one of those people who derives pleasure from helping others.
Evans was trying to obtain a false passport.
The problem was how to get enough food.
I received your letter.
He draws two conclusions from this.
Students can gain valuable experience doing part-time work.
They collected donations for a fund to help the earthquake victims.
He tried to extract further information from the witness.
the question of how far police should go to elicit a confession
At present, we're gleaning information from all sources.
It was difficult to procure food and other daily necessitites.
See derive from something
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in the sense of collect
to receive payments of (taxes, dues, or contributions)They collected donations for a fund to help the earthquake victims.
in the sense of draw
to formulate or decideHe draws two conclusions from this.
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