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See definition of kenning on Dictionary.com
  • as inknow
  • as inunderstand

synonyms for kenning

  • appreciate
  • experience
  • have
  • learn
  • notice
  • perceive
  • realize
  • recognize
  • see
  • apperceive
  • apprehend
  • cognize
  • comprehend
  • differentiate
  • discern
  • discriminate
  • distinguish
  • fathom
  • grasp
  • ken
  • prize
  • undergo
  • be acquainted
  • be cognizant
  • be conversant in
  • be informed
  • be learned
  • be master of
  • be read
  • be schooled
  • be versed
  • feel certain
  • get the idea
  • have down pat
  • have information
  • have knowledge of
  • keep up on
  • on top of
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antonyms for kenning

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  • ignore
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • neglect
  • overlook
  • confuse
  • mix up
  • forget
  • misinterpret
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How to use kenning in a sentence

He was the first to recognize the significance of kenning, metaphor, and compound.
THE TRANSLATIONS OF BEOWULFCHAUNCEY BREWSTER TINKER
Thorkelin knew nothing of the peculiar style of Old English poetry; he could recognize neither kenning, metaphor, nor compound.
THE TRANSLATIONS OF BEOWULFCHAUNCEY BREWSTER TINKER
The mariners of Dartmouth accompt this to be about a kenning from Plimmouth.
CHRONICLES (1 OF 6): THE DESCRIPTION OF BRITAINERAPHAELL HOLINSHED
To think of me telling ye about the leddy, and you kenning a the time wha the bairn was.
MERKLANDMRS. OLIPHANT
There's things it's best to put off kenning as long as we can.
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
The offing at sea has been called the kenning; and see Kenning in Halliwell.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 3 (OF 7)GEOFFREY CHAUCER
Ay, ay—thou is a cunning lad for kenning the hours of bargaining.
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION.VARIOUS
Ay, ay; thou is a cunning lad for kenning the hours of bargaining.
CHRONICLES OF THE CANONGATESIR WALTER SCOTT
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integumentnoun | [in-teg-yuh-muhnt ]SEE DEFINITION