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English definition of “acknowledge”


verb [T]     /əkˈnɒlɪdʒ/
ACCEPT to accept that something is true or exists : [+ (that)] He acknowledged that there was a problem .Admitting and confessing
LETTER to tell someone, usually in a letter , that you have received something they sent you: Send a letter acknowledging receipt of his application .Answering and responding
SAY HELLO to let someone know that you have seen them, usually by saying hello : She didn't even acknowledge my presence .Reacting and responding
(Definition of acknowledge verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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