Textual thesaurus for "acknowledge"

(verb) know, recognise, recognize

accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority

The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne; We do not recognize your gods

(verb) admit

declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of

He admitted his errors; She acknowledged that she might have forgotten

(verb) recognise, recognize

express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for

We must acknowledge the kindness she showed towards us

(verb) receipt

report the receipt of

The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper

(verb) notice

express recognition of the presence or existence of, or acquaintance with

He never acknowledges his colleagues when they run into him in the hallway; She acknowledged his complement with a smile; it is important to acknowledge the work of others in one's own writing