Definition of Acknowledge in English :
Define Acknowledge in English
Acknowledge meaning in English
Meaning of Acknowledge in English
Pronunciation of Acknowledge in English
Acknowledge pronunciation in English
Pronounce Acknowledge in Englishsee synonyms of acknowledge
1. acknowledge, admit
declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of
Example Sentences:'He admitted his errors''She acknowledged that she might have forgotten'
2. acknowledge, receipt
report the receipt of
Example Sentences:'The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper'
3. acknowledge, notice
express recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with
Example Sentences:'He never acknowledges his colleagues when they run into him in the hallway''She acknowledged his complement with a smile''it is important to acknowledge the work of others in one's own writing'
express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for
Example Sentences:'We must acknowledge the kindness she showed towards us'
accept as legally binding and valid
Example Sentences:'acknowledge the deed'
accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
Example Sentences:'The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne''We do not recognize your gods'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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