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Engelsk navneord: know

1. know (om erkendelse) the fact of being aware of information that is known to few people

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe is always in the know.

Mindre specifikke termerknowing

Engelsk udsagnsord: know

1. know (om erkendelse) be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI know that the President lied to the people.
I want to know who is winning the game!.
I know it's time.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue know

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cognise, cognize

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mere specifikke termeragnise, agnize, keep track, realise, realize, recognise, recognize

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningknow

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)ignore

2. know (om erkendelse) know how to do or perform something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe knows how to knit.
Does your husband know how to cook?.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s to INFINITIVE

Mere specifikke termerbe on the ball, be with it, control, get the hang, know the score, know what's going on, know what's what, master, master

3. know (om erkendelse) be aware of the truth of something; have a belief or faith in something; regard as true beyond any doubt

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI know that I left the key on the table.
Galileo knew that the earth moves around the sun.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mere specifikke termeranticipate, foreknow, foresee, previse

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningcognise, cognize, know

4. know (om erkendelse) be familiar or acquainted with a person or an object

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe 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.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey know themselves

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningknow

5. know (om erkendelse) have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI 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.

Eksempler på anvendelseThese men know the river

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)experience, live

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerexperience, go through, see

Mere specifikke termerlive over, relive, taste

6. know (om erkendelse) accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne.
We do not recognize your gods.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)acknowledge, recognise, recognize

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termeraccept

7. know (om erkendelse) have fixed in the mind

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI know Latin.
This student knows her irregular verbs.
Do you know the poem well enough to recite it?.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termerhave down

8. know (om relation) have sexual intercourse with

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis student sleeps with everyone in her dorm.
Adam knew Eve.
Were you ever intimate with this man?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bang, be intimate, bed, bonk, do it, eff, fuck, get it on, get laid, have a go at it, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, have sex, hump, jazz, lie with, love, make love, make out, roll in the hay, screw, sleep together, sleep with

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termercopulate, couple, mate, pair

Mere specifikke termerfornicate, have, take

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningmake out, neck

9. know (om erkendelse) know the nature or character of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe all knew her as a big show-off.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termeragnise, agnize, realise, realize, recognise, recognize

10. know (om erkendelse) be able to distinguish, recognize as being different

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe child knows right from wrong.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdifferentiate, distinguish, secern, secernate, separate, severalise, severalize, tell, tell apart

11. know (om erkendelse) perceive as familiar

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI know this voice!.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termercall back, call up, recall, recollect, remember, retrieve, think

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningknow

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