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Synonyms for acknowledge

Synonyms for acknowledge

to recognize, often reluctantly, the reality or truth of

to express recognition of

Synonyms for acknowledge

declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of

report the receipt of

express recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with


express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for

accept as legally binding and valid

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

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The court found it was impossible to acknowledge receipt some months after the break point.
This section offers general and practical guidelines for teachers when approached by students who acknowledge a "homosexual orientation.
But for the Court to simultaneously acknowledge that the chief justice was not capable of reading the materials and voting in all of the argued cases clearly indicated that at a minimum he was too weak physically to do all of the job.
While wholly exempting in-house tax practitioners from the reach of the amendments to Circular 230 would address TEI's concerns and therefore is facially appealing, the Institute acknowledges that such an approach could be criticized as inadequately balancing the needs and interests of all the stakeholders here.
The need to acknowledge them may not be as obvious as for their more vociferous colleagues, but it runs just as deep.
Administration officials now acknowledge that they sometimes fell for misinformation from these exile sources.
It is important for me that the church acknowledges who I love and who I want to spend the rest of my life with.
The most common failure of apologies, in my opinion, is the failure adequately to acknowledge the offence.
And indeed, it is the right of the states to acknowledge God, as it is the right of the federal government to acknowledge its source of power.
They wanted to acknowledge the loyal members who attend the annual meetings, provide booths at the trade shows and participate in other ways, such as encouraging their employees to join PIMA or providing guest speakers for their sessions.
It is important to acknowledge that they are present even though they exist in another dimension beyond, yet adjacent to, the physical one .
We introduced this new category to acknowledge and thank the on-going support of our alumni, sponsors and supporters who have helped us to promote women's economic development and the IW mission and mandate.
The center will acknowledge receipt of the extension within a very short time.
In contrast to earlier, more self-critical statements by the Catholic bishops of Germany and France, however, the Vatican document did not acknowledge any "co-responsibility" for the Shoah on the part of the church due to the history of anti-Judaism within its ranks.