Word of the Day: ascertain

Pronunciation: [as-er-teyn]

Definition(s): to find out definitely; learn with certainty or assurance; determine:

Part of Speech: verb

Sentence: Judy never knew the history of her ancestry, so she ascertained her family genealogy tree.

Synonyms: confirm, verify, discover, identify

Antonyms: invalidate, disprove, overlook

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