Definition of recognizable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌrekəɡˈnīzəb(ə)l/


Able to be recognized or identified from previous encounters or knowledge.
Example sentences
  • Get rid of flags and you deprive people of the most instantly recognisable symbol of national identity.
  • The requirement is for an overall design to give the series a readily recognisable identity.
  • They also claimed that moves to protect her new identity were useless as she was so instantly recognisable.



Pronunciation: /ˌrekəɡˌnīzəˈbilədē/
Example sentences
  • They mistake his high recognizability with actual political credibility.
  • He is a household name, despite the abstruse nature of his work, because he worked extremely hard to market himself and was obsessed with his recognisability.
  • Still, it's appropriate if he's suffering a little for his recent global recognisability.


Pronunciation: /ˌrekəɡˈnīzəblē/
Example sentences
  • They're recognizably human characters with serious problems of their own and lives that don't always stay on placid waters.
  • Again and again, liberal Hollywood has to go through the ghastly ritual of ennobling people before it can allow them to become recognizably human.
  • The tomato sauce is fresh and tangy, the cheese has just the right stringy texture, and the pepperoni sausage is recognizably meaty instead of greasy and bloated with generic spices.

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Syllabification: rec·og·niz·a·ble

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