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acknowledge
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
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Definition
express recognition of someone or something; or admit something
  • Take a pinch of snuff, Doctor, and acknowledge that I have scored over you in your example.
    Adventure III — A Case of Identity (7% in)
  • You did, Doctor, but none the less you must come round to my view, for otherwise I shall keep on piling fact upon fact on you until your reason breaks down under them and acknowledges me to be right.
    Adventure II — The Red-Headed League (4% in)

There are no more uses of "acknowledge" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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