English translation of 'पता लगाना'
पता लगाना /pata lagana/
1. detect transitive verb
If you detect something, you find it or notice it.
...equipment used to detect radiation.
Arnold detected sadness in the old man's face.
2. determine transitive verb
To determine something means to discover it or discover the facts about it.
The investigation will determine what really happened.
I wanted to determine what to do next.
3. discover transitive verb
If you discover something that you did not know about before, you become aware of it or learn of it.
She discovered that they'd escaped.
It was difficult to discover which documents were important.
4. inquire transitive or intransitive verb
If you inquire about something, you ask for information about it.[formal]
'Is something wrong?' he enquired.
He inquired whether there were any messages for him.
5. locate transitive verb
If you locate something or someone, you find them.[formal]
6. scout intransitive verb
If you scout for something, you go searching for it.
They scouted around for more fuel.
7. seek transitive verb
If you seek something, you try to find it or obtain it.[formal]
Pat decided she would seek work.
8. unearth transitive verb
If someone unearths something hidden or secret, they discover it.
Researchers have unearthed documents from the 1600s.
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Translation of पता लगाना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary