Definition of 'known'
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The marines would have known all about this coincidence. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)It became known as a salon in which business was done. Liberty: The Lives and Times of Six Women in Revolutionary France (2006)It wasn't known if he attended the ceremony. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was an advantage for us because if he'd known it could have been a problem. The Sun (2011)In terms of hours spent playing, it is one of the biggest entertainment forms the world has known. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He asked for four more cases to be considered, involving 460 known victims. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'known'
British English: known /nəʊn/ ADJECTIVE
You use known to describe someone or something that is clearly recognized by or familiar to all people, or to a particular group of people.
...a known criminal.
- American English: known
- Arabic: مَشْهُورٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: conhecido
- Chinese: 知名的
- Croatian: znan
- Czech: známý
- Danish: kendt
- Dutch: bekend duidelijk
- European Spanish: conocido familiar
- Finnish: tunnettu
- French: connu
- German: bekannt
- Greek: γνωστός
- Italian: noto
- Japanese: 知られている
- Korean: 알려진
- Norwegian: kjent
- Polish: znany
- European Portuguese: conhecido
- Romanian: știut
- Russian: известный
- Spanish: conocido
- Swedish: känd
- Thai: เป็นที่รู้จัก
- Turkish: bilinen
- Ukrainian: відомий
- Vietnamese: được biết
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