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Definition of Acknowledgment

Acknowledgment

  1. The act of acknowledging; admission; avowal; owning; confession.
  2. The act of owning or recognized in a particular character or relationship; recognition as regards the existence, authority, truth, or genuineness.
  3. The owning of a benefit received; courteous recognition; expression of thanks.
  4. Something given or done in return for a favor, message, etc.
  5. A declaration or avowal of one's own act, to give it legal validity; as, the acknowledgment of a deed before a proper officer. Also, the certificate of the officer attesting such declaration.

Acknowledgment Quotations

The acknowledgment of our weakness is the first step in repairing our loss.
Thomas a Kempis

In comparing various authors with one another, I have discovered that some of the gravest and latest writers have transcribed, word for word, from former works, without making acknowledgment.
Pliny the Elder

The simplest and most basic meaning of the symbol of the Goddess is the acknowledgment of the legitimacy of female power as a beneficent and independent power.
Carol P. Christ

The surrender of life is nothing to sinking down into acknowledgment of inferiority.
John C. Calhoun

Socialism has no moral justification whatsoever; poor people are not morally superior to rich people, nor are they owed anything by rich people simply because of their lack of success. Charity is not a socialist concept - it is a religious one, an acknowledgment of God's sovereignty over property, a sovereignty the Left utterly rejects.
Ben Shapiro
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Acknowledgment Translations

acknowledgment in German is Anerkennung {f}
acknowledgment in Italian is riconoscimento
acknowledgment in Spanish is acuse de recibo, asentimiento, reconocimiento

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