know know  /ˈnoʊ/

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. know, I was intimately involved in so much that went on in the White House, here at home and around the world.
  2. And, you know, everybody, I think, who examines the church that I attend knows that it is a very traditional, conventional church.
  3. You know, I said, this is this first time an African-American will have been a nominee.

News

  1. Coleslaw: Know your cabbage

    Know your cabbage: Cole slaw is the workhorse of summer salads, and at the heart of it is cabbage.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. Know the signs of Alzheimer’s

    The Alzheimer’s Association will host an educational program, “Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 18 at Midwest Health Group in Farmington.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Park Hills Daily Journal

  3. Know a Great Kid?

    Do you know a great kid?
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

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. "As you now know, our former hero, who grew up in the very region that he deserted this evening, is no longer a Cleveland Cavalier," Gilbert wrote. "This was announced with a several day, narcissistic, self-promotional build-up culminating...
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Dan Gilbert Source: The Associated Press

  3. In a post on Twitter after the incident Hilton wrote: "Hey guys, there's a lot of crazy rumors going around. Just want you all to know the truth. Everything is completely fine. I was not charged or arrested, cause I didn't do anything. I was...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Paris Hilton Source: Taipei Times

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