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acknowledge
used in Henry IV, Part 1

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Definition
express recognition of someone or something; or admit something
  • What never-dying honour hath he got Against renowned Douglas! whose high deeds, Whose hot incursions, and great name in arms, Holds from all soldiers chief majority And military title capital Through all the kingdoms that acknowledge Christ: Thrice hath this Hotspur, Mars in swathing-clothes, This infant warrior, in his enterprises Discomfited great Douglas; ta'en him once, Enlarged him, and made a friend of him, To fill the mouth of deep defiance up, And shake the peace and safety of...
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — London. A Room in the Palace (61% in)

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