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English definition of “acknowledge”


verb [T]    /ɪkˈnɑl·ɪdʒ, æk-/
to accept the truth or recognize the existence of something: The president acknowledged his mistake in not vetoing the tax bill . He’s acknowledged as a leader in the Latino community . fml Please acknowledge receipt of this letter (= tell us when you receive it).
(Definition of acknowledge verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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