Übersetzung von “recognize” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


recognize /ˈrɛkəgˌnaɪz/, Brit recognise /ˈrɛkəgˌnaɪz/ verb transitive
to know sb or sth because you have seen, heard, etc. them before

I recognized an old friend from school.
Je reconnu un vieil ami de l'école.

The dog recognized her voice.
Le chien a reconnu sa voix.
=acknowledge; to show you understand and accept

I recognize now that it was wrong to take the money.
Je reconnais maintenant que c'était mal de prendre l'argent.

schools that recognize the importance of giving children time to play
des écoles qui reconnaissent l'importance de donner aux enfants le temps de jouer

It took time for people to recognize how bad the situation had become.
Cela a pris du temps aux gens de reconnaître à quel point la situation était devenue difficile.
recognized as
accepted by many people to be
reconnu/-ue comme étant

She is recognized as a leading expert in her field.
Elle est reconnue comme étant un éminent expert dans son domaine.
to praise or give awards for an achievement

The group has been recognized by the American Heart Association.
Le groupe a été reconnu par l'Association Américaine du Cœur.
(of a government) to officially accept a group, another government, etc.

The U.S. does not recognize the government as legitimate.
Les U.S.A. ne reconnaissent pas le gouvernement comme légitime.

(Übersetzung von “recognize” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /ˈrekəɡnaiz/

to see, hear etc (a person, thing etc) and know who or what that person, thing etc is, because one has seen or heard him, it etc before

I recognized his voice/handwriting
I recognized him by his voice.

to admit, acknowledge

Everyone recognized his skill.

to be willing to have political relations with

Many countries were unwilling to recognize the new republic.

to accept as valid, well-qualified etc

I don’t recognize the authority of this court.
recognizable adjective ( recognisable)

(negative unrecognizable).

recognizably adverb ( recognisably)

de manière reconnaissable
recognition /-ˈniʃən/ noun

the act or state of recognizing or being recognized

(signe de) reconnaissance
They gave the boy a medal in recognition of his courage
I said hello to him but he showed no recognition.

(Übersetzung von “recognize” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)