knowing


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Synonyms for knowing

having or showing intelligence, often of a high order

possessing or showing sound judgment and keen perception

having or showing a clever awareness and resourcefulness in practical matters

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evidencing the possession of inside information

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characterized by conscious design or purpose

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alert and fully informed

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References in classic literature ?
Nutty invites you down here, knowing that you are Lord Dawlish.
husband), and to tell him who I was; but not knowing what temper I might find him in, or how much out of temper rather, I might make him by such a rash visit, I resolved to write a letter to him first, to let him know who I was, and that I was come not to give him any trouble upon the old relation, which I hoped was entirely forgot, but that I applied to him as a sister to a brother, desiring his assistance in the case of that provision which our mother, at her decease, had left for my support, and which I did not doubt but he would do me justice in, especially considering that I was come thus far to look after it.
It might be worth knowing what this strange man's business was with Lightwood, or Wrayburn, or both, at such an unseasonable hour.
He had seen you indeed, before he came to Bath, and admired you, but without knowing it to be you.
It read something like this: "An architect is someone who starts out knowing nothing about everything and as time goes on learns less and less about more and more.
Camp people find comfort in knowing that throughout the whole year, no matter what goes wrong, everything will be ok once you get to camp.
As the authors come to the knowing of self, other, task and situation from various frameworks, and cross boundaries of leadership knowledge, we hope the reader enjoys the essays on teaching leaders and leadership contained herein.
If I am willing to look in that mirror and not run from what I see, I have a chance to gain self-knowledge--and knowing myself is as crucial to good teaching as knowing my students and my subject.
Not knowing the exact amount is insufficient to absolve him of the knowledge criteria.
And then we realize, too, that we could be crawling in a desert, begging for a cup of water, but knowing that could drown you.
We like the mills knowing they came from us and the suppliers that generated them.
I have been a high school head coach and know how frustrating it is to discover that a college recruiter had been in the building without me knowing about it.
I stood in my room for a while, not knowing what to do.
If fear's strategy--and strength--is to know us, the counter-strategy without any doubt must be to understand fear, through knowing our true selves.