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Synonyms for know

have knowledge of

Synonyms

be acquainted with

Synonyms

  • be acquainted with
  • recognize
  • associate with
  • be familiar with
  • be friends with
  • be friendly with
  • have knowledge of
  • have dealings with
  • socialize with
  • fraternize with
  • be pals with

Antonyms

  • be unfamiliar with

be familiar with

Synonyms

Antonyms

  • be ignorant of
  • be unfamiliar with

Synonyms for know

to perceive directly with the intellect

to participate in or partake of personally

to undergo an emotional reaction

to perceive to be identical with something held in the memory

Synonyms

to recognize as being different

Synonyms for know

the fact of being aware of information that is known to few people

Related Words

be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information

be aware of the truth of something

be familiar or acquainted with a person or an object

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have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations

accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority

have fixed in the mind

Related Words

know the nature or character of

be able to distinguish, recognize as being different

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I'm legally blind and don't know the first thing about getting around in a wheelchair, but I struggle with many of the same barriers that Mairs does daily--from fending off pity to getting people to notice my presence.
Holloway says one of the great problems today is that thousands of bright college students graduate every year "who don't know the first thing about investments.
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I may have bumped into him at a World Cup somewhere, but, if I did, he obviously didn't make an impression on me because I don't know the first thing about him.
Many people dream of owning their own fitness center but they don't know the first thing about personal training, or kickboxing, or health, but they know they have a passion to run this kind of business.
Even if they don't know the first thing about what is being discussed - whether it's a router, a carburetor or an Ordnance Survey map - they feel compelled to voice an opinion.
I don't know the first thing about it," Krystkowiak said before last night's game.
What is the point of people fighting for equality when our own community are happy to perpetuate lazy stereotypes of gay people as materialistic, consumer-obsessed and enamoured of awful, naff pop acts who don't know the first thing about being gay?
We printed a selection but the one that tickled me most was: "Murray foot, I think you're a total f***y and don't know the first thing about music.
Although many people in the North East take vitamins, eat organic foods and drink pro-biotic yoghurts in an attempt to feel good, they often don't know the first thing about looking after their minds.
If you're bad at book-keeping and accounts, or don't know the first thing about customer service or after-sales care, you should embark on a relevant training course.
I don't know the first thing about how it works,'' said Palmer, who serves as president of Seniors for Action, a nonpartisan group studying political hot topics.
Many of the people who now pour scorn on my father and the way the war was fought don't know the first thing about it.
His classes include students of all levels--in one of his classes, he is supposed to be teaching 11th graders World History at the same time he is teaching 10th graders American History--and some of them are recent immigrants who don't know the first thing about either topic.
Heck, everybody knows Democrats don't know the first thing about winning Senate campaigns.
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