acknowledgement acknowledgement  /æk ˈnɑlɪdʒ mənt/


  1. (n) the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged
  2. (n) a statement acknowledging something or someone


  1. It should be apparent that legalization of gay marriages is more about finances than it is about acknowledgement.
  2. Last Thursday's verdict represents a sweeping acknowledgement of the Coal Run community's suffering.
  3. What's being lost in all the giddy gotcha is an acknowledgement of the continued importance of Grass' message of reckoning with the past.


  1. Marple Newtown High School buries time capsule and celebrates its new school

    With a nod to the past, acknowledgement of the present and a glimpse toward the future, a time capsule was placed behind the cornerstone of the newly-renovated Marple Newtown High School last week.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marple Newtown County Press

  2. OHS cheerleaders helped at state Special Olympics

    The Washington State Special Olympics were recently held out at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. I manage the marshaling area for track and field events on the base and wanted to give a public acknowledgement to the Olympia High School cheerleaders who showed as volunteers all day Sunday. They not only were wonderful at one-on-one with an assigned athlete, but they also spent time doing cheers for ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Olympian

  3. Bergen County NJ Dentist, Dr. Leonid Rubinov, Featured in ‘The Leading Physicians of the World’ 2013

    Dr. Leonid Rubinov’s expertise and vast experience in the field receives further acknowledgement from the prestigious “The Leading Physicians of the World” association. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. "They seek to remove from the public domain any acknowledgement of God. Religion is seen as merely a private affair with no place in public life. It is as if they are intent on establishing a new religion in America-the religion is secularism. They...
    on Dec 7, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: OpEdNews

  2. Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said the accord ends "40 years of misunderstanding", adding that "it is a complete and moral acknowledgement of the damage inflicted on Libya by Italy during the colonial era".
    on Aug 30, 2008 By: Silvio Berlusconi Source: Reuters

  3. Mr Carpenter said the visit was an "acknowledgement of WA's economic and strategic significance to the nation" and Dr Rice would see first-hand the strength of the State's economy.
    on Jul 24, 2008 By: Alan Carpenter Source: The Canberra Times

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