HyperDic: acknowledged

English > 2 senses of the word acknowledged:
ADJECTIVEallacknowledgedrecognized or made known or admitted
allacknowledgedgenerally accepted
acknowledged > pronunciation
Soundsaeknaa'lihjhd; ihknaa'lihjhd
Rhymesabridged ... unabridged: 13 rhymes with ihjhd...
English > acknowledged: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningrecognized or made known or admitted.
Examples
  • "the acknowledged leader of the community"
  • "a woman of acknowledged accomplishments"
  • "his acknowledged error"
Attribute ofrecognition, acknowledgment, acknowledgementThe state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged
Narroweraccepted, recognized, recognisedgenerally approved or compelling recognition
assumptiveAccepted as real or true without proof
declarableThat must be declared
given, grantedAcknowledged as a supposition
putativePurported
self-confessedowned up to
See alsoknownapprehended with certainty
Oppositeunacknowledgednot recognized or admitted
Spanishadmitido, reconocido
Catalanreconegut
English > acknowledged: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaninggenerally accepted.
BroaderunquestionableIncapable of being questioned
Spanishreconocido

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