agnize

verb ag·nize \ ag-ˈnīz \

Definition of agnize

agnized; agnizing
transitive verb
archaic

Origin and Etymology of agnize

Latin agnoscere to acknowledge (from ad- + noscere to know) + English -ize (as in recognize) — more at know


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