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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knownadjective

    apprehended with certainty

    "a known quantity"; "the limits of the known world"; "a musician known throughout the world"; "a known criminal"

Wiktionary

  1. knownnoun

    In algebra, a variable or constant whose value is already determined.

  2. knownnoun

    Any fact or situation which is well-researched or familiar.

  3. knownadjective

    Someone or something that many people know about, renowned, famous.

  4. Etymology: From the, from past participle cnawen.

Wikipedia

  1. Known

    Known is a song by American Christian rock and pop artist Tauren Wells. The song was released as the fifth single from his 2017 album Hills And Valleys on June 23, 2018. The song peaked at No. 3 on the US Hot Christian Songs chart, becoming his fourth Top 10 single from that chart. It departed from the chart after 39 weeks. The song is played in a D-flat major key, and 78 beats per minute. It became his second Christian Airplay No. 1. It was nominated for the 2019 Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song. It was also nominated for Top Christian Song at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards.

ChatGPT

  1. known

    Known refers to something that is familiar, recognized, or understood by a person. It implies that information or facts about a subject have been previously discovered, identified, or learned. It suggests a state of awareness, certainty, or familiarity with an object, person, concept, or situation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Known

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  2. Known

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Editors Contribution

  1. known

    To feel, know and understand intuitively.

    It was well known that love can change everything from one situation to peace, joy, harmony etc.


    Submitted by MaryC on January 31, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'known' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #356

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'known' in Written Corpus Frequency: #867

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'known' in Adjectives Frequency: #611

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of known in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of known in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of known in a Sentence

  1. Attorney John Keker:

    When the facts are known and the truth emerges, Mr. Lischewski will be found not guilty, and that vindication will rightfully restore his good name.

  2. Jane Houlihan:

    So many solutions are already available to reduce heavy metals levels in baby food. Companies can require suppliers and growers to test, and can choose ingredients with lower levels. Growers can use soil additives, different growing methods and crop varieties known to reduce lead in their products.

  3. Rudy Giuliani:

    I’ve known Donald Trump for more than 30 years, he’s a wonderful father. He’s been a gentleman.

  4. Bryan Freedman:

    Yet more lies from the same disturbed individual who has been stalking and menacing Wes, his family and his friends for years, as is well known, this person tried to extort Wes for millions of dollars and, after he refused to pay her a penny, launched an unceasing campaign of harassment against my client.

  5. Red State chief Erick Erickson:

    It is unfortunate to have to disinvite him. But I just don't want someone on stage who gets a hostile question from a lady and his first inclination is to imply it was hormonal. It just was wrong, he is not a professional politician and is known for being a blunt talker. But there are even lines blunt talkers and unprofessional politicians should not cross. Decency is one of those lines.

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