Adjective "Acknowledging" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Acknowledging


    Definition:

    1. to admit to be real or true; recognize the existence, truth, or fact of: to acknowledge one's mistakes.

    2. to show or express recognition or realization of: to acknowledge an acquaintance by nodding.

    3. to recognize the authority, validity, or claims of: The students acknowledged the authority of the student council.

    4. to show or express appreciation or gratitude for: to acknowledge a favor.

    5. to indicate or make known t

    Origin:
    acknowledge

    Examples:

    "violations can be acknowledging."

    "remarks can be acknowledging."

    "people can be acknowledging."