recognition

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌrɛkəgˈnɪʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌrɛkəgˈnɪʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(rek′əg nishən)

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recognition

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [voice, face] recognition
  2. a [jolt, flash] of recognition
  3. his eyes [flickered, flashed] in recognition
  4. [an increasing, a growing, a sudden] sense of recognition
  5. recognition of [threats, dangers, obstacles]
  6. recognition of the [claim, possibility, fact] that
  7. recognition of their own [mistakes, errors, oversights]
  8. recognition of the [pressing, urgent, dire] need
  9. recognition that [students, locals, parents] need help
  10. felt she deserved [more, greater] recognition (for)
  11. recognition [of, for] her [efforts, work]
  12. awarded in recognition of his [service, loyalty, efforts]
  13. a [promotion, pay increase] in recognition of
  14. give [full, some, partial] recognition to
  15. [his face, the painting] was damaged beyond recognition
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