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When somebody of color comes into the museum, they recognize pretty quickly if there aren’t many staff around who look like them.

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By the 1950s, about 20 species and subspecies were recognized based on physical differences.

I recognized them, I knew who they were, and in between shots, he was just watching my sister and I have our lesson.

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In California, in cases where the stated reason for the petition is mental health concerns, as it was for Spears, a psychiatrist would have to testify that the subject has a DSM-recognized diagnosis.

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If everyday people do not recognize their own priorities for health and well-being in our system, it will only cause disconnect, distrust, and frustration.

The story of the soldier returning home to a country he no longer recognizes is a very old one.

Kim Jung-un clearly recognizes that Hollywood and American popular culture in general constitute a dire threat.

Scotland Yard released a video of the extraordinary crime in an appeal for anyone who recognizes the man to come forward.

But she also recognizes that it places women who are told that they screened for HPV in a frustrating limbo.

The woman recognizes him and bursts into tears, just as guards come into the prison.

Quaint old Burton in his "Anatomy of Melancholy," recognizes the virtues of the plant while he anathematizes its abuse.

The governor recognizes neither justice nor king, but only his own absolute will and pleasure.

Such action is a palpable fraud which the law recognizes and for which the guilty ones must answer.

God recognizes in them but one difference, that caused by the presence or absence of sanctifying grace in their soul.

The French law recognizes no marriage unless it has been contracted before the civil authorities.


On this page you'll find 91 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to recognizes, such as: notice, remember, admit, make, perceive, and note.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.