acknowledged

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adjective ac·knowl·edged \-lijd\

Definition of acknowledged

  1. :  generally recognized, accepted, or admitted <an acknowledged expert>

acknowledgedly

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1598

First Known Use of acknowledged

1598


ACKNOWLEDGED Defined for Kids

acknowledged

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adjective ac·knowl·edged \ik-ˈnä-lijd, ak-\

Definition of acknowledged for Students

  1. :  generally accepted <Sam Adams was the acknowledged ringleader. — Esther Forbes, Johnny Tremain>



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