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know

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of know

  1. 1 to have a practical understanding of a career diplomat who knows several languages Synonyms of know comprehend, grasp, understand Words Related to know appreciate, apprehend, cognize, fathom, follow, ken [chiefly Scottish], perceive, savvy; have, possess; catch on (to), pick up Near Antonyms of know misapprehend, misconceive, misinterpret, misknow, misperceive, misunderstand

  2. 2 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it a gripping news story about orphans who have come to know full well the horrors of war Synonyms of know endure, feel, have, experience, pass, see, suffer, sustain, taste, undergo, witnessWords Related to know encounter, meet; accept, receive; assimilate, digest

  3. 3 to have a clear idea of I think I know what you're trying to say Synonyms of know appreciate, apprehend, assimilate, behold, catch, catch on (to), cognize, compass, conceive, cotton (to or on to), decipher, decode, dig, discern, get, grasp, grok, intuit, comprehend, make, make out, perceive, recognize, register, savvy, see, seize, sense, tumble (to), twig, understandWords Related to know absorb, digest, take in; realize; fathom, penetrate, pierceNear Antonyms of know misapprehend, misconceive, misconstrue, misinterpret, misperceive, misread, mistake, misunderstandAntonyms of know miss


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