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know

 
Verb know has 11 senses
  1. know, cognize, cognise - be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about; "I know that the President lied to the people"; "I want to know who is winning the game!"; "I know it's time"
    Antonyms: ignore
    Derived forms: noun knower1, noun knowing1
    Sample sentence:
    Sam and Sue know
  2. know - know how to do or perform something; "She knows how to knit"; "Does your husband know how to cook?"
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE
  3. know - be aware of the truth of something; have a belief or faith in something; regard as true beyond any doubt; "I know that I left the key on the table"; "Galileo knew that the earth moves around the sun"
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
  4. know - be familiar or acquainted with a person or an object; "She 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"
    Sample sentence:
    They know themselves
  5. know, experience, live - have firsthand knowledge of states, situations, emotions, or sensations; "I 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"
    --5 is one way to experience, undergo, see, go through
    Sample sentence:
    These men know the river
  6. acknowledge, recognize, recognise, know - accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority; "The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne"; "We do not recognize your gods"
    --6 is one way to accept
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  7. know - have fixed in the mind; "I know Latin"; "This student knows her irregular verbs"; "Do you know the poem well enough to recite it?"
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  8. roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, fuck, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk - have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
    --8 is one way to copulate, mate, pair, couple
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  9. know - know the nature or character of; "we all knew her as a big show-off"
    --9 is one way to
    recognize, recognise, realize, realise, agnize, agnise
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  10. know - be able to distinguish, recognize as being different; "The child knows right from wrong"
    --10 is one way to
    distinguish, separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  11. know - perceive as familiar; "I know this voice!"
    --11 is one way to
    remember, retrieve, recall, call back, call up, recollect, think
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
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