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acknowledge

verb /əkˈnolidʒ/
to admit as being fact
reconocer, admitir
He acknowledged defeat She acknowledged that I was right.
to recognize that someone or something is important or good
Reconocido
He is widely acknowledged as the best football player in the world.
to say (usually in writing) that one has received (something)
acusar recibo (de)
He acknowledged the letter.
to give thanks for
agradecer, expresar agradecimiento (por)
She acknowledged their help.
to greet someone
saludar
He acknowledged her by waving.
acknowledgement noun ( acknowledgment)
reconocimiento, muestra de agradecimiento
Franklin obtained an honorary degree from Yale as acknowledgement of his contributions to science.
(Definition of acknowledge from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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