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English definition of “know”

know

verb [I/T] (BE FAMILIAR WITH)   /noʊ/ (past tense knew  /nu/, past participle known  /noʊn/)
to be familiar with a person or place: [T] I’ve known Vince since we were in elementary school. [T] She grew up in Hawaii so she knows it well. [T] Knowing Debbie (= from my experience of her in the past), she’ll do a good job.
(Definition of know verb (BE FAMILIAR WITH) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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