Translation of recognize in Spanish:

recognize

Pronunciation: /ˈrekəgnaɪz/

vt

  • 1.1 (identify) [face/voice/person] reconocer* 1.2 (acknowledge, accept) reconocer*, admitir they were forced to recognize the gravity of the situation se vieron obligados a reconocer or a admitir la gravedad de la situación the island was recognized as an independent state la isla fue reconocida como estado independiente 1.3 (grant right to speak) (AmE) [formal], concederle or darle* la palabra a the chair recognizes the gentleman from … tiene la palabra el representante de …

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In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.