recognition, acknowledgment, acknowledgement(noun)
the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged
"the partners were delighted with the recognition of their work"; "she seems to avoid much in the way of recognition or acknowledgement of feminist work prior to her own"
a statement acknowledging something or someone
"she must have seen him but she gave no sign of acknowledgment"; "the preface contained an acknowledgment of those who had helped her"
The act of acknowledging; admission; avowal; owning; confession.
The act of owning or recognizing in a particular character or relationship; recognition as regards the existence, authority, truth, or genuineness.
An award or other expression or token of appreciation.
An expression of gratitude.
A message from the addressee informing the originator that the originator's communication has been received and understood.
a wedding invitation's acknowledgement
A response sent by a receiver to indicate successful receipt of a transmission.
See Wikipedia article on transmission
The act of a man admitting a child as his own.
A formal statement or document recognizing the fulfilment or execution of a legal requirement or procedure.
The numerical value of Acknowledgement in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Acknowledgement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There's clearly an acknowledgement of their mistakes.
The legitimacy of the federal acknowledgement process, no matter how cumbersome, must be protected.
They pledged that the United States will use the occasion to urge a full, frank, and just acknowledgement of the facts that we believe is in the interest of all parties.
It seems like a step away from the whole notion of monetary union, secondly, it is a pretty explicit acknowledgement of the credit risk that the ECB doesn't want to have on the balance sheet and that is a signal that they don't want to send.
Certainly, a lot of the panic has subsided in the past month or so, there is growing acknowledgement that the Fed will tread carefully and second, there have been some local positive developments ... the oil price stabilisation has also helped.
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Translations for Acknowledgement
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- потвърждение, отличие, припознаване, признаниеBulgarian
- reconeixement, agraïmentCatalan, Valencian
- přiznání, uznáníCzech
- Bestätigung, Quittung, Anerkennung, AnerkenntnisGerman
- hyväksyminen, tunnustus, tunnustaminen, tunnustuspalkinto, vastaanottoilmoitus, omistaminen, omistuskirjoitus, todistus, vastaus, myöntäminen, kiitos, hyväksyntä, palkinto, huomionosoitus, kuittausFinnish
- reconnaissance, remerciement, récompenseFrench
- erkenning, kwitantie, ontvangstbevestiging, bevestiging, erkentelijkheid, toekenning, bekentenisDutch
- recunoaștere, chitanță, recunoștință, apreciere, adeverire, recipisăRomanian
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