Recognition: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Hypernym Topic Attributes
recognition 10 The state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged the partners were delighted with the recognition of their work, she seems to avoid much in the way of recognition or acknowledgement of feminist work prior to her own Noun acceptance No Data acknowledged, unacknowledged
recognition 8 The process of recognizing something or someone by remembering a politician whose recall of names was as remarkable as his recognition of faces, experimental psychologists measure the elapsed time from the onset of the stimulus to its recognition by the observer Noun memory No Data No Data
credit 7 Approval give her recognition for trying, he was given credit for his work, give her credit for trying Noun approval No Data No Data
realization 3 Coming to understand something clearly and distinctly a growing realization of the risk involved, a sudden recognition of the problem he faced, increasing recognition that diabetes frequently coexists with other chronic diseases Noun understanding No Data No Data
recognition 1 Approval give her recognition for trying, he was given credit for his work, give her credit for trying Noun approval No Data No Data
recognition 1 Coming to understand something clearly and distinctly a growing realization of the risk involved, a sudden recognition of the problem he faced, increasing recognition that diabetes frequently coexists with other chronic diseases Noun understanding No Data No Data
acknowledgment 0 The state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged the partners were delighted with the recognition of their work, she seems to avoid much in the way of recognition or acknowledgement of feminist work prior to her own Noun acceptance No Data acknowledged, unacknowledged
acknowledgement 0 The state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged the partners were delighted with the recognition of their work, she seems to avoid much in the way of recognition or acknowledgement of feminist work prior to her own Noun acceptance No Data acknowledged, unacknowledged
identification 0 The process of recognizing something or someone by remembering a politician whose recall of names was as remarkable as his recognition of faces, experimental psychologists measure the elapsed time from the onset of the stimulus to its recognition by the observer Noun memory No Data No Data
realisation 0 Coming to understand something clearly and distinctly a growing realization of the risk involved, a sudden recognition of the problem he faced, increasing recognition that diabetes frequently coexists with other chronic diseases Noun understanding No Data No Data
recognition 0 (biology) the ability of one molecule to attach to another molecule that has a complementary shape molecular recognition drives all of biology, for instance, hormone and receptor or antibody-antigen interactions or the organization of molecules into larger biologically active entities Noun organic phenomenon biology No Data
recognition 0 The explicit and formal acknowledgement of a government or of the national independence of a country “territorial disputes were resolved in Guatemala’s recognition of Belize in 1991” Noun diplomacy No Data No Data
recognition 0 An acceptance (as of a claim) as true and valid the recognition of the Rio Grande as a boundary between Mexico and the United States Noun credence No Data No Data
recognition 0 Designation by the chair granting a person the right to speak in a deliberative body “he was unable to make his motion because he couldn’t get recognition by the chairman” Noun appointment No Data No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Recognition" have?

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The word "Recognition" has 14 meanings. The most frequent meaning is recognition.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Recognition"?

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The word "Recognition" has 66 hyponyms which are: acceptation, acquiescence, approval, contentedness, recognition, vogue, welcome, association, long-term memory, recall, retrieval, retrospection, short-term memory, working memory, acclaim, applause, approbation, cheer, connivance, encouragement, permission, praise, sanction, tribute, appreciation, comprehension, grasping, hindsight, insight, realization, self-knowledge, smattering, abiogenesis, alternation of generations, annual ring, bioelectricity, circulation, cyclosis, death, decay, dehiscence, desquamation, diapedesis, dominance, exfoliation, facilitation, food chain, food pyramid, food web, gene expression, histocompatibility, life, life cycle, pleomorphism, polymorphism, rejection, rejuvenation, sex linkage, dollar diplomacy, power politics, shuttle diplomacy, fatalism, co-option, delegacy, nomination, ordination.

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Is the word "Recognition" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Recognition" has a maximum frequency of 10.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Recognition"?

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The word "Recognition" has no synonyms.

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