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ækˈnɒl ɪdʒdac·knowl·edged

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. acknowledgedadjective

    recognized or made known or admitted

    "the acknowledged leader of the community"; "a woman of acknowledged accomplishments"; "his acknowledged error"

  2. acknowledgedadjective

    generally accepted


  1. acknowledgedadjective

    Generally accepted, recognized or admitted.


  1. acknowledged

    Acknowledged generally refers to the acceptance, recognition or admission of something, such as the existence of a situation, the validity of a fact, or the receipt of a communication or item. It can also refer to expressing appreciation or gratitude for something or someone.

  2. acknowledged

    Acknowledged refers to the act of recognizing, accepting, or admitting the existence, truth, or validity of something. It could also refer to expressing gratitude or appreciation for something received or for an action done. It may also refer to responding to a communication to confirm its receipt or understanding.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acknowledged

    of Acknowledge

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'acknowledged' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4658

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acknowledged in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acknowledged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of acknowledged in a Sentence

  1. Jarrett Blanc:

    Anti-corruption : It runs through everything that she's talking about on both the domestic and foreign policy side, that question of corruption -- the ways that it damages our partners, destabilizes key countries abroad, damages our interests and our country -- that is a foreign policy question that needs to be acknowledged as such.

  2. The Russian Foreign Ministry:

    Introducing new unilateral sanctions against the Republic of Crimea and the city of Sebastopol by the USA and European Union is direct evidence that the West has acknowledged that the decision by the Crimeans to rejoin Russia was unanimous and voluntary, that's why they chose the 'punishment' to be collective.

  3. David Ellison:

    John Lasseter has acknowledged and apologized for John Lasseter mistakes and, during the past year away from the workplace, has endeavored to address and reform them.

  4. Jerry Brown:

    I do think that Comey's public statements about the emails and Hillary was very bad and unprofessional, and he'd never even acknowledged it, so I think Comey has real serious problems.

  5. The US:

    As we saw with the second balloon over Central and South America that they just acknowledged, they also have no explanation for why they violated the airspace of Central and South American countries, the PRC’s program will only continue to be exposed, making The PRC program harder for The PRC to use this program.

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