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acknowledge
British English: /əkˈnɒlɪdʒ/
American English: /əkˈnɑlədʒ/

Translation of acknowledge in French:

transitive verb

  • 2 (recognize)
    reconnaître (ability, problem, authority, claim)
    to be acknowledged as ou to be an excellent lawyer/doctor
    être connu comme un excellent avocat/médecin
    to acknowledge somebody as leader
    reconnaître quelqu'un pour chef
    this opera is acknowledged as ou to be one of his greatest works
    tout le monde s'accorde à reconnaître que cet opéra est une de ses plus grandes œuvres
  • 3 (express thanks for)
    remercier [quelqu'un] de (gift, help)
    répondre à (applause)
    to acknowledge one's sources
    (in book) citer ses sources
  • 4 (confirm receipt of)
    accuser réception de (letter, parcel)
  • 5 (show recognition of)
    montrer qu'on a vu [quelqu'un]
    he acknowledged them with a wave
    il leur fit un signe de la main
    she didn't even acknowledge me ou my presence
    elle a fait semblant de ne pas me voir

also: acknowledged past participle adjective

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