knew knew  /ˈnu/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the fact of being aware of information that is known to few people
  2. (v) be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about
  3. (v) know how to do or perform something
  4. (v) be aware of the truth of something; have a belief or faith in something; regard as true beyond any doubt
  5. (v) be familiar or acquainted with a person or an object
  6. (v) have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations
  7. (v) accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
  8. (v) have fixed in the mind
  9. (v) have sexual intercourse with
  10. (v) know the nature or character of
  11. (v) be able to distinguish, recognize as being different
  12. (v) perceive as familiar

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. I think everyone knew the call would come one day.
  2. And so we know that they all knew too.
  3. Only Joseph Stalin fully knew how close Russia stood to defeat in 1942, and only Joseph Stalin fully knew how he brought Russia through.

News

  1. Buena Vista schools: Michigan Education Department knew in 2012 about lost Wolverine center contract

    Michigan Department of Education officials knew in July about Wolverine Secure Treatment Center severing its contract with Buena Vista School District.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Saginaw News

  2. 'We knew we were gonna land cheaper than those green guys'

    "We knew we were gonna land a little bit cheaper than those green guys." - Sony's Scott Rohde says that the PS4 pricing and used games policy were not direct responses to Microsoft's Xbox One. ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Gamasutra

  3. Police: Mom knew sons used drugs, received foreign mail

    PORTSMOUTH — A mother charged with being in control of her home where, police allege, her teenage sons had methamphetamine, heroin, ketamine, 400 doses of GHB, 32 grams of hashish, 12 grams of ecstasy, marijuana and prescription drugs, knew her...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Portsmouth Herald

Quotes

  1. "Today was a nuclear bomb," said Goydos. "I don't know where it came from. If I knew that, I wouldn't be able to touch it."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: AFP

  2. "I'm happy Micky Arison is my owner. I couldn't believe it. I'm speechless. It's very unfortunate and I think it makes LeBron that much better about his decision. We knew 'Bron would take some backlash," Wade added in his interview with AP....
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dwyane Wade Source: Fear the Sword (blog)

  3. "There's no doubt that Germany knew what it was going to go through, just like Holland is probably thinking," Cruyff wrote. "If you go up against a team that wants to keep the ball, you're going to suffer."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Johan Cruyff Source: SI.com

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