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See definition of knows on Dictionary.com
  • verbunderstand information
  • verbbe familiar with

synonyms for knows

  • 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

antonyms for knows

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

That she had her definite reason he knew, as a woman knows when another woman is wearing a last year's gown.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Old Pit Town knows lots of good people, and would give us letters, I suppose.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Perhaps Mademoiselle Zizine, of the French theatre, was the reason—who knows?
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The single employer rightly knows that there is a wage higher than he can pay and hours shorter than he can grant.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
He, who knows the dangers and necessities we were in, will appreciate the joy we felt and that we feel at its arrival.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
“No man knows how much he can spend, till he tries,” observed Mr. Weller.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
One finds new friends;—and dear little girls; and—goodness knows what I shall find next.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
If God is all wise, and knows all that happens, will He not know what is for man's good better than man can tell Him?
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
But this term would have no mnemonic significance to one who knows the word Mars as meaning only one of the planets.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
As a fighting unit they are on their last legs and when they will be set upon their feet again Lord K. knows.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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