• accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority;
    • "We do not recognize your gods"
  • be fully aware or cognizant of
  • detect with the senses;
  • perceive to be the same
  • grant credentials to;
    • "The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution"
    • "recognize an academic degree"
  • express greetings upon meeting someone
  • express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for;
  • exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate)
  • show approval or appreciation of;
    • "My work is not recognized by anybody!"
    • "The best student was recognized by the Dean"

Scrabble Score: 21

recognize is a valid Scrabble (US) TWL word

recognize is a valid Scrabble Word in Merriam-Webster MW Dictionary

recognize is a valid Scrabble Word in International Collins CSW Dictionary

Words With Friends Score: 24

recognize is a valid Words With Friends word