Definition of 'acknowledgment'
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Example sentences containing 'acknowledgment'
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Just a humble turn and a resigned but dignified departure in the tacit acknowledgment that his time had come. Times, Sunday Times (2012)All entrants will receive an acknowledgment. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I received an acknowledgment and thought that was that. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I did this but received no acknowledgment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I attempted to contact TfL but have not received any acknowledgment to my three attempts. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In cases where no evidence is offered and defendants are acquitted, the victim will receive only an acknowledgment of any error and an apology. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Federal tax law requires that for any contribution valued at $250 or more, the donor must obtain a proper acknowledgment. Christianity Today (2000)I made an official complaint on June 10 and the acknowledgment promised a reply within eight weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He felt, with some justification, that the many ideas he had contributed to the fly group had not received the acknowledgment they deserved. The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)
Synonyms of 'acknowledgment'
recognition, allowing, understanding, yielding
greeting, addressing, welcome, notice
appreciation, answer, thanks, credit
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