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know

verb

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1 to have a practical understanding of
  • a career diplomat who knows several languages
  • a fan who really knows baseball

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2 to come to a knowledge of (something) by living through it
  • knows full well how nerve-racking it can be to speak in public

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3 to have a clear idea of
  • I think I know what you're trying to say

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know

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of know (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of know was before the 12th century

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knouts

know

knowable

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“Know.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/know. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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