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rec·og·nize

 (rĕk′əg-nīz′)
tr.v. rec·og·nized, rec·og·niz·ing, rec·og·niz·es
1. To know to be something that has been perceived before: recognize a face.
2. To know or identify from past experience or knowledge: recognize hostility.
3. To perceive or show acceptance of the validity or reality of: recognizes the concerns of the tenants.
4. To permit to address a meeting: The club's president recognized the new member.
5. To accept officially the national status of as a new government.
6. To show awareness of; approve of or appreciate: recognize services rendered.
7. To admit the acquaintance of, as by salutation: recognize an old friend with a cheerful greeting.
8. Law To enter into a recognizance.
9. Biology To exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate, for example).

[Middle English recognisen, to resume possession of land, alteration (influenced by Medieval Latin recognizāre, to recognize) of Old French reconoistre, reconoiss-, to know again, from Latin recognōscere : re-, re- + cognōscere, to get to know; see gnō- in Indo-European roots.]

rec′og·niz′a·ble adj.
rec′og·niz′a·bly adv.
rec′og·niz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.recognizable - easily perceived; easy to become aware of; "this situation produces recognizable stress symptoms"
perceptible - capable of being perceived by the mind or senses; "a perceptible limp"; "easily perceptible sounds"; "perceptible changes in behavior"
2.recognizable - capable of being recognized
identifiable - capable of being identified

recognizable

adjective notable, distinct, noticeable, conspicuous, unmistakable, identifiable, detectable, perceptible, distinguishable the world's most recognizable athlete
Translations
rozeznatelnýrozpoznatelnývýraznýzjistitelný
genkendelig
tunnistettava
prepoznatljiv
megismerhetõ
òekkjanlegur
認識できる
알아볼 수 있는
poznateľný
igenkännlig
ซึ่งสามารถจำได้
có thể nhận ra

recognizable

[ˈrekəgnaɪzəbl] ADJreconocible
it is recognizable asse le reconoce or identifica como ...

recognizable

[ˌrɛkəgˈnaɪzəbəl] recognisable (British) adjreconnaissable
She was hardly recognizable in that enormous hat
BUT On la reconnaissait à peine avec cet immense chapeau.
recognizable by → reconnaissable à

recognizable

adjerkennbar; you’re scarcely recognizable with that beardSie sind mit dem Bart kaum zu erkennen; Poland is no longer recognizable as the country I knew in 1940Polen ist nicht mehr das Land, das ich 1940 kannte

recognizable

[ˈrɛkəgˌnaɪzəbl] adj recognizable (by)riconoscibile (a or da)

recognize,

recognise

(ˈrekəgnaiz) verb
1. to see, hear etc (a person, thing etc) and know who or what that person, thing etc is, because one has seen or heard him, it etc before. I recognized his voice/handwriting; I recognized him by his voice.
2. to admit, acknowledge. Everyone recognized his skill.
3. to be willing to have political relations with. Many countries were unwilling to recognize the new republic.
4. to accept as valid, well-qualified etc. I don't recognize the authority of this court.
ˌrecogˈnizable, ˌrecogˈnisable adjective
(negative unrecognizable).
ˌrecogˈnizably, ˌrecogˈnisably adverb
ˌrecogˈnition (-ˈniʃən) noun
the act or state of recognizing or being recognized. They gave the boy a medal in recognition of his courage; I said hello to him but he showed no recognition.

recognizable

يـُمْكِنُ التَعَرُّفُ عَلَيْه výrazný genkendelig erkennbar αναγνωρίσιμος reconocible tunnistettava reconnaissable prepoznatljiv riconoscibile 認識できる 알아볼 수 있는 herkenbaar gjenkjennelig rozpoznawalny reconhecível узнаваемый igenkännlig ซึ่งสามารถจำได้ tanınabilir có thể nhận ra 可辨认的
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Cutters all over the world; sometimes founding new religions, sometimes being forcibly fed--easily recognizable, even when superficially tamed.
Shelby was determined that everything should be brought into tangible and recognizable shape, let the consequences to her prove what they might.
And so he inched her along up through terrors that had been discounted by training before she reached them, and therefore were not recognizable as terrors when she got to them.
Nobody could guess, for his Vizier was well closed, and nothing made him recognizable.
A devil born to a young couple is measurably recognizable by them as a devil before long, but a devil adopted by an old couple is an angel to them, and remains so, through thick and thin.
Vanstone was now easily recognizable, returning to the house from his morning walk.
I was not related to the outlaw, or connected with him by any recognizable tie; he had put his hand to no writing or settlement in my favour before his apprehension, and to do so now would be idle.
From their dress, covered with dust, and from a certain easy manner by means of which a man accustomed to travel is always recognizable, the two friends excited the attention of a few promenaders.
Having a general idea of America as a country where the population was chiefly black, it appeared to him the most propitious destination for an emigrant who, to begin with, had the broad and easily recognizable merit of whiteness; and this idea gradually took such strong possession of him that Satan seized the opportunity of suggesting to him that he might emigrate under easier circumstances, if he supplied himself with a little money from his master's till.
Several "waganga," recognizable by their badges of conical shellwork, came boldly forward.
a sort of cassock, were recognizable as attached to some devout sisterhood.
There would years of your life roll away, at the end of which, no longer recognizable, for you would have been perfectly transformed, you would have succeeded in acquiring a destiny accorded to you by Heaven.