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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority; Perceive to be the same; Be fully aware of; Express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for; Express greetings upon meeting someone;

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used with object), : He had changed so much that one could scarcely recognize him. ,I recognized him from the description. They recognized him as a fraud....
  • What Baggini also fails to recognise is that he; s part of the performance.
  • Let me conclude by saying that the most important issue that we have to recognise is two-fold.
  • What we have to recognise is that we have a real opportunity to cure infectious diseases in the developing world. for more
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