cognise

verb
be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about
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I know that the President lied to the people

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I want to know who is winning the game!

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I know it's time

Syn: ↑know, ↑cognize
Ant: ↑ignore (for: ↑know)
Derivationally related forms:
cognisant, ↑cognisance, ↑cognitive (for: ↑cognize), ↑cognizant (for: ↑cognize), ↑cognizance (for: ↑cognize), ↑knowable (for: ↑know), ↑knower (for: ↑know), ↑knowing (for: ↑know)
Hyponyms:
Verb Group: ↑know
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s

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Somebody ——s something

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Somebody ——s that CLAUSE

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cognizeˈ or cogniseˈ transitive verb
To become conscious of
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Main Entry:cognition

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cognise etc.:
see cognize.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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