agnize

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verb ag·nize \ag-ˈnīz\

Definition of agnize

agnized

;

agnizing

archaic

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  recognize, acknowledge

Origin and Etymology of agnize

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


First Known Use: 1535


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