Synonyms of acknowledge in English:

acknowledge


See definition of acknowledge

verb

1‘the government acknowledged the need to begin talks’

SYNONYMS
admit, accept, grant, allow, concede, confess, own, appreciate, recognize, realize, be aware of, be conscious of
subscribe to, approve, approve of, agree to, accede to, concur with, acquiesce in, go along with, respect, cooperate with, bow to
informal take on board, be wise to
rare cognize
ANTONYMS

reject, deny

2‘he did not acknowledge Colin, but hurried on past’

SYNONYMS
greet, salute, address, hail, accost
nod to, wave to, signal to, raise one's hat to, say hello to, smile at
recognize, notice
ANTONYMS

ignore

3‘few people acknowledged my letters’

SYNONYMS
answer, return, reply to, respond to, react to
write back to someone, come back to someone
ANTONYMS

overlook

4‘Douglas was glad to acknowledge her help’

SYNONYMS
express gratitude for, show appreciation for, give thanks for, thank someone for, pay tribute to someone for, salute someone for, toast someone for
honour, celebrate, praise, speak highly of