Synonyms of recognize in English:

recognize


See definition of recognize

verb

1‘Hannah recognized him at once’

SYNONYMS

identify, place, know, know again, pick out, put a name to

remember, recall, recollect, call to mind

know by sight

Northern English Scottish ken

rare agnize

ANTONYMS

forget

2‘he had never liked Marler, though he recognized his ability’

SYNONYMS

acknowledge, accept, admit, concede, allow, grant, confess, own

realize, be aware of, be conscious of, perceive, discern, appreciate, understand, apprehend, see, be cognizant of

informal take on board

rare cognize

ANTONYMS

overlook

3‘psychotherapists recognized by the British Psychological Society’

SYNONYMS

officially approve, certify, accredit, endorse, sanction, put the seal of approval on

acknowledge, validate, accept as valid, ratify, uphold, support

4‘the Trust recognized the hard work of those involved in the project’

SYNONYMS

pay tribute to, show appreciation of, appreciate, give recognition to, show gratitude to, be grateful for, acclaim, commend, salute, applaud, take one's hat off to, reward, honour, pay homage to