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acknowledge
used in Candide

2 uses
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Definition
express recognition of someone or something; or admit something
  • Immediately he ordered his irons to be struck off, acknowledged himself mistaken, sent away his men, set out with Candide and Martin for Dieppe, and left them in the care of his brother.
    Chapter 22 (97% in)
  • "If you had," said the old woman, "you would acknowledge that it is far more terrible than an earthquake.
    Chapter 12 (30% in)

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