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  • verbunderstand information
  • verbbe familiar with

synonyms for know

  • 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
See also synonyms for: knew / knowing / known / knows

antonyms for know

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  • ignore
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • neglect
  • overlook
  • confuse
  • mix up
  • forget
  • misinterpret
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To know something is to be aware of it as a fact or truth: He knows the basic facts of the subject. I know that he agrees with me. To comprehend is to know something thoroughly and to perceive its relationships to certain other ideas, facts, etc. To understand is to be fully aware not only of the meaning of something but also of its implications: I could comprehend all he said, but did not understand that he was joking.

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How to use know in a sentence

That’s when the self-described “epistemologist” — one who studies the construction of knowledge — betrayed himself as a man who does not think to do a rudimentary Google search on something about which he knows nothing.
PADMA LAKSHMI SAYS DISPARAGING INDIAN FOOD ISN’T FUNNY. IT’S UGLY.PADMA LAKSHMIAUGUST 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Click here for all the inspiration and know-how you need to make the most of adventures on the open road.
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As much as I say I like to be in the know, I also like to be in the know about what I don’t know.
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I have to highlight that because it’s not easy to play in a position that you know nothing about.
NO GOALIES, NO PROBLEM: COVID-RAVAGED SOUTH AMERICAN CLUB EARNS IMPROBABLE WINMATT BONESTEELMAY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
With a moderate level of effort and know-how, you can have a canine that is more fun to be around for everyone, including you.
I WAS A BAD DOG OWNER. DON’T BE LIKE ME.KATE SIBERMAY 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
For those not in the know, the editors at Cook’s Illustrated recommend adding enough water to cover the bacon in the skillet at the start, which leads to a “crispy and tender bite.”
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You can only hope it comes off at some point and that someone in the know gives you a heads up.
WHEN PAIGE BUECKERS AND JALEN SUGGS FACED EACH OTHER, IT WAS ‘JUST AMAZING STUFF’DAVE SHEININAPRIL 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If there were a Mount Rushmore for comedians and comic actors, Billy Crystal’s head would be prominently displayed for all and sundry in the know to marvel at.
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There are limits to the form — cooking from a home kitchen means these bakers and chefs can only fulfill so many orders, and their customer base is mainly those in the know.
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The federal government should not mandate testing or tell schools how to “reform” themselves, because the federal government lacks the knowledge or know-how or experience to reform schools.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT STANDARDIZED TESTINGVALERIE STRAUSSFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO KNOW

  • acknowledge
  • apprehend
  • be aware of
  • be cognizant of
  • be conscious of
  • catch the drift
  • comprehend
  • dig
  • fathom
  • grasp
  • know
  • perceive
  • read
  • realize
  • recognize
  • savvy
  • see daylight
  • sympathize with
  • take account of
  • understand
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