• to recognize the rights, authority, or status of [v ACKNOWLEDGED, ACKNOWLEDGING, ACKNOWLEDGES]
  • Accept or admit the existence or truth of
  • (of a body of opinion) Recognize the fact or importance or quality of
  • Express or display gratitude for or appreciation of
  • Accept the validity or legitimacy of
  • Show that one has noticed or recognized (someone) by making a gesture or greeting
  • Confirm (receipt of something)