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

Definitions for the word 'recognize'


  1. RECOGNIZE, accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
  2. RECOGNIZE, perceive to be the same
  3. RECOGNIZE, be fully aware or cognizant of
  4. RECOGNIZE, express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for
  5. RECOGNIZE, express greetings upon meeting someone
  6. RECOGNIZE, detect with the senses
  7. RECOGNIZE, grant credentials to
  8. RECOGNIZE, show approval or appreciation of
  9. RECOGNIZE, exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate)
  10. RECOGNIZE, to know and remember (someone or something) because of previous knowledge or experience
  11. RECOGNIZE, to accept or be aware that (something) is true or exists
  12. RECOGNIZE, to accept and approve of (something) as having legal or official authority

Synonyms for 'recognize'

Antonyms for 'recognize'

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

How to use the word 'recognize' in a sentence

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

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