acknowledge

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ækˈnɒlɪdʒ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ækˈnɑlɪdʒ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ak nolij)


Inflections of 'acknowledge' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
acknowledges
v 3rd person singular
acknowledging
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
acknowledged
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
acknowledged
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
acknowledge [sth],
acknowledge that
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(admit, accept as true)admitir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 I acknowledge that I could have made better decisions.
 Admito que pude haber tomado mejores decisiones.
acknowledge [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (recognise)reconocer, aceptar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 The father acknowledged his paternity of the child, based on a strong physical resemblance.
 El padre reconoció la paternidad del niño a causa del gran parecido físico.
acknowledge [sb],
acknowledge [sb] for [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(thank [sb] for)agradecer vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 The president acknowledged her contributions in a ceremony.
 En una ceremonia, el presidente agradeció las aportaciones de ella.
 
Additional Translations
InglésEspañol
acknowledge [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (confess)admitir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 The killer acknowledged his guilt in court.
 El asesino admitió su culpabilidad en la corte.
acknowledge [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (greet)saludar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  responder a vtr + prep
 He didn't even acknowledge me.
 Él ni siquiera me saludó.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2020:

Compound Forms:
InglésEspañol
acknowledge receipt of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (confirm you have received [sth] sent)acusar recibo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Please acknowledge receipt of this letter.
 Por favor acuse recibo de esta carta.
refuse to acknowledge vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (disregard)negarse a reconocer loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
refuse to acknowledge that v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (with clause: disregard)negarse a reconocer que loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 The hotel management refused to acknowledge that my room was dirty.
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Collocations: acknowledge his [existence, presence], acknowledge the [necessity, presence, existence] of, acknowledge her [brilliance, potential], more...

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