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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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5 It allows the offending party to acknowledge shame and remorse.
TNA: The key dangerous assertion of the court ruling appears to be the claim that "the state may not acknowledge the sovereignty of the Judeo-Christian God and attribute to that God our religious freedom.
It is this loyalty that has created the desire to acknowledge a partnership based on this commitment.
We also wish to acknowledge and thank our supplement advertisers and contributors whose presence resulted in the publication of this special report.
Disney apparel licensees with whom we've spoken acknowledge hearing rumors of changes, but none will say they've been told by Disney of specific plans.
Failing to acknowledge that we are all racist, sexist, heterosexist and so on, simply because that was how we were socialized, also continues to diminish our ability to unlearn these isms.
management must acknowledge its responsibility to present the company's financial statements fairly, and it must affirm the truthfulness of the information it provides to the auditor during the examination.
While I think she overstates it, I'd be among the first to acknowledge that it's a question well worth asking.
The landlords' solicitor refused to acknowledge receipt and it was only 16 months later, once proceedings had been issued, that the landlords' solicitor acknowledged that the faxes had been received.
I know that no one in that hospital or abortuary is going to acknowledge the humanity of her child, because in Canada today our humanity is dependent upon whether or not we are wanted.
But surely that's setting the bar too low: One could acknowledge the evils of slavery and lynching and still be a racist.
These blessings acknowledge a sanctification, which the church has discerned to exist already, and which the community affirms to be authentic.
The purpose of the awards ceremony was to acknowledge outstanding renovations to commercial buildings completed over the past five years.
The second significant flaw in Bader-Saye's argument concerns his claim to have overcome fully the church's doctrine of supersessionism, while offering a new way to acknowledge "witness of Israel post-Christum.