Definition of 'recognition'
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Example sentences containing 'recognition'
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That could well be his recognition of the fact that, one day, she will be the most powerful woman in fashion. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Try our facial recognition quiz and work out your brain age by identifying the famous faces. The Sun (2015)But they need government recognition and direction. Times, Sunday Times (2011)For them this is a moment of recognition of their country by their host country. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The eye movement triggers face recognition software and avoids having to key in a number. The Sun (2015)This is right and proper recognition of a uniquely beautiful and sustainable destination. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was the kind of laughter that bubbles up at the recognition of something deeply true. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The gong was in recognition of her work helping young people to express themselves. The Sun (2011)They would have full trade union recognition and representation rights. Times, Sunday Times (2014)One award has already been clocked up this year in recognition of this work. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Face recognition cameras can match faces to potential suspects. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There is legal recognition of property rights. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Its work deserves recognition and strong support from western governments and from the public. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Current face recognition technology is limited in its scope. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The recognition of the right of family reunification and of family members to work was another step. Migrants in Modern France: Population Mobility in the Later Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries (1989)But there was a note of anxiety in his acceptance speech in recognition of the tough economic times. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It felt like a massive release of emotion as a result of the recognition that something had changed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There was no pride or ambition in the thought, just a recognition of fact. Christianity Today (2000)There was no recognition that the Government had no money left. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We haven't actually engaged in as big a fiscal relaxation as many other countries in recognition of that fact. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Recognition of that fact only increases the responsibility on those of us who support the challenge horse and rider undertake at Aintree. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But it is fantastic to get this recognition for something I am proud of. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One area on which seasonal forecasting has made an enormous impact for the good is in the tropics, although it little recognition in this country. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The Government 's recognition of marriage is becoming increasing difficult to detect. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The French Government granted such recognition yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Trends of 'recognition'
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Translations for 'recognition'
British English: recognition NOUN
Recognition is the act of recognizing someone or identifying something when you see it.
He searched for a sign of recognition on her face, but there was none.
Definition of recognition from the Collins English Dictionary
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