Definitions for recognize
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word recognize.
acknowledge, recognize, recognise, knowverb
accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
"The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne"; "We do not recognize your gods"
recognize, recognise, realize, realise, agnize, agniseverb
be fully aware or cognizant of
spot, recognize, recognise, distinguish, discern, pick out, make out, tell apartverb
detect with the senses
"The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards"; "I can't make out the faces in this photograph"
perceive to be the same
accredit, recognize, recogniseverb
grant credentials to
"The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution"; "recognize an academic degree"
greet, recognize, recogniseverb
express greetings upon meeting someone
acknowledge, recognize, recogniseverb
express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for
"We must acknowledge the kindness she showed towards us"
exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate)
show approval or appreciation of
"My work is not recognized by anybody!"; "The best student was recognized by the Dean"
to know again; to perceive the identity of, with a person or thing previously known; to recover or recall knowledge of
to avow knowledge of; to allow that one knows; to consent to admit, hold, or the like; to admit with a formal acknowledgment; as, to recognize an obligation; to recognize a consul
to acknowledge acquaintance with, as by salutation, bowing, or the like
to show appreciation of; as, to recognize services by a testimonial
to review; to reexamine
to enter an obligation of record before a proper tribunal; as, A B recognized in the sum of twenty dollars
The ability of an animal, universal being or human being that has the ability of seeing and is aware and knowing.
The gentleman can recognize it is his responsibility to communicate with his future wife and arrange to meet and prepare the wedding joyfully together.
Submitted by MaryC on March 22, 2020
To know an animal, person, place or thing.
We all have the ability to recognize who our family and friends are.
Submitted by MaryC on February 16, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'recognize' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4623
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Rank popularity for the word 'recognize' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2494
Rank popularity for the word 'recognize' in Verbs Frequency: #344
The numerical value of recognize in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of recognize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
At this stage, we found no clear adverse effects of doing this. Let's recognize that there are sort of two messages here. In the people who required oxygen or ventilation, it clearly works, and the benefits are biggest for those on ventilators. In the people in hospital with Covid who do not require oxygen -- so, their lungs are working moderately well -- then actually there's no benefit, in the trial, our focus was on mortality, which obviously a drug can affect in either direction, but the overall results in the patients on oxygen and ventilation was a clear, clear benefit.
Some people try to make the discussion about whether protests are more effective than voting, but I know that it takes both, what some people don't recognize is that protesting alone will not get the people you want into office.
To the thousands of New Yorkers who so admirably fought for budget justice over the past several weeks : we heard you and we stand with you, we recognize that New York City must move away from failed racist policing policies of the past.
The opposition always had the goal to get rid of Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. And today, they succeeded, i ask you to recognize this decision, it's a democratic decision and there is no room for anger, sadness or hatred.
Regrettably some of that era's understanding of homosexuality and gender identity can be attributed to the American psychoanalytic establishment, it is long past time to recognize and apologize for our role in the discrimination and trauma caused by our profession.
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- تعرف, يتعرفArabic
- uznat, poznatCzech
- erkennen, wiedererkennenGerman
- تشخیص دادن, شناختن, به رسمیت شناختنPersian
- oivaltaa, tunnistaa, tuntea, tunnustaaFinnish
- észrevesz, elismer, felismer, megismerHungarian
- 認識する, 認める, 表彰Japanese
- erkennen, herkennen, onderkennenDutch
- poznać, rozpoznać, uznaćPolish
- постичь, опознать, признавать, осознавать, опознавать, осознать, узнавать, признать, постигать, узнатьRussian
- känna igen, erkännaSwedish
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