Quick answer
"Look for" is a transitive verb phrase which is often translated as "buscar", and "finding" is a noun which is often translated as "el descubrimiento". Learn more about the difference between "look for" and "finding" below.
look for(
look
 
fawr
)
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to seek)
a. buscar
Will you help me look for my glasses?¿Me ayudas a buscar mis lentes?
2. (to hope for)
a. esperar
I was looking for some recognition for my contributions to the project.Esperaba algún reconocimiento por mi aporte al proyecto.
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finding(
fayn
-
dihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (discovery)
a. el descubrimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Archaeologists made a striking finding about life in Ancient Egypt.Los arqueólogos hicieron un descubrimiento asombroso sobre la vida en el Antiguo Egipto.
b. el hallazgo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Recent scientific findings indicate that coffee improves performance at the gym.Según hallazgos científicos recientes, tomar café mejora tu rendimiento en el gimnasio.
2. (conclusion)
a. el resultado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Scientists are still discussing the findings of the investigation.Los científicos todavía están debatiendo los resultados de la investigación.
3. (legal)
a. el fallo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The finding of the judge is firmly based on the evidence.El fallo del juez está firmemente fundamentado en las pruebas.
b. el veredicto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Now she wants to appeal against the finding of the jury.Ahora ella quiere apelar contra el veredicto del jurado.
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