Definitions For Recognize


  • Accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
  • Perceive to be the same
  • Be fully aware or cognizant of
  • Express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for
  • Express greetings upon meeting someone
  • Detect with the senses
  • Grant credentials to
  • Show approval or appreciation of
  • Exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate)
  • To know and remember (someone or something) because of previous knowledge or experience
  • To accept or be aware that (something) is true or exists
  • To accept and approve of (something) as having legal or official authority

Is Recognize a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Recognize is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 24 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Recognize in a Sentence

  • I didn't recognize you at first with your new haircut.
  • I can always recognize him from far away by the way he walks.
  • They recognized the odor at once.

Synonyms for Recognize

Antonyms for Recognize

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