Synonyms and related words:
accepted, admitted, affirmed, allowed, approved, authenticated, avowed, being done, certified, comme il faut, conceded, confessed, confirmed, conformable, conventional, correct, countersigned, customary, de rigueur, decent, decorous, endorsed, established, fixed, folk, formal, granted, hallowed, handed down, heroic, hoary, immemorial, inveterate, legendary, long-established, long-standing, meet, mythological, notarized, of long standing, of the folk, oral, orthodox, prescriptive, professed, proper, ratified, received, recognized, right, rooted, sealed, seemly, signed, stamped, sworn and affirmed, sworn to, time-honored, traditional, tried and true, true-blue, understood, underwritten, unwritten, validated, venerable, warranted, worshipful

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  • acknowledged — I adjective accepted, acquiesced, admitted, approved, avowed, conceded, confessed, conventional, correct, customary, established, familiar, formal, granted, immemorial, inveterate, long standing, orthodox, popular, prescriptive, professed, public …   Law dictionary

  • acknowledged — acknowledged; un·acknowledged; …   English syllables

  • acknowledged — [ak näl′ijd, ək näl′ijd] adj. commonly recognized or accepted [the acknowledged leader of the group] …   English World dictionary

  • acknowledged — ac*knowl edged ([a^]k*n[o^]l [e^]jd) adj. Generally accepted or recognized as correct or reasonable. Opposite of {unacknowledged}. [Narrower terms: {given, granted}; {unquestionable (vs. questionable)}] Also See: {known}. Syn: accepted,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acknowledged — acknowledge ac*knowl edge ([a^]k*n[o^]l [e^]j), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {acknowledged} ([a^]k*n[o^]l [e^]jd); p. pr. & vb. n. {acknowledging} ([a^]k*n[o^]l [e^]j*[i^]ng).] [Prob. fr. pref. a + the verb knowledge. See {Knowledge}, and cf. {Acknow}.] 1 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acknowledged — adjective 1. recognized or made known or admitted the acknowledged leader of the community a woman of acknowledged accomplishments his acknowledged error • Ant: ↑unacknowledged • Similar to: ↑accepted, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • acknowledged — adjective Date: 1598 generally recognized, accepted, or admitted < an acknowledged expert > • acknowledgedly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • acknowledged — acknowledgedly /ak nol ijd lee, i jid /, adv. /ak nol ijd/, adj. widely recognized; generally accepted: an acknowledged authority on Chinese art. [1760 70; ACKNOWLEDGE + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • acknowledged — adj. Acknowledged is used with these nouns: ↑expert, ↑master, ↑masterpiece …   Collocations dictionary

  • acknowledged — adjective the acknowledged leader of the Turkish community Syn: recognized, accepted, approved, accredited, confirmed, declared, confessed, avowed …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • acknowledged to me — The equivalent of acknowledged before me. 1 Am J2d Ack § 73 …   Ballentine's law dictionary