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||the fact of being aware of information that is known to few people |
• he is always in the know
||be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about |
• I know that the President lied to the people
• I want to know who is winning the game!
• I know it's time
||know how to do or perform something |
• She knows how to knit
• Does your husband know how to cook?
||be aware of the truth of something; have a belief or faith in something; regard as true beyond any doubt |
• I know that I left the key on the table
• Galileo knew that the earth moves around the sun
||be familiar or acquainted with a person or an object |
• She doesn't know this composer
• Do you know my sister?
• We know this movie
• I know him under a different name
• This flower is known as a Peruvian Lily
||have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations |
• I know the feeling!
• have you ever known hunger?
• I have lived a kind of hell when I was a drug addict
• The holocaust survivors have lived a nightmare
• I lived through two divorces
||accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority |
• The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne
• We do not recognize your gods
• I know Latin
• This student knows her irregular verbs
• Do you know the poem well enough to recite it?
||have sexual intercourse with |
• This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm
• Adam knew Eve
• Were you ever intimate with this man?
||know the nature or character of |
• we all knew her as a big show-off
||be able to distinguish, recognize as being different |
• The child knows right from wrong
• I know this voice!
||To perceive or apprehend clearly and certainly; to understand; to have full information of; as, to know one's duty. |
||To have knowledge; to have a clear and certain perception; to possess wisdom, instruction, or information; -- often with of. |