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recognise (v.)

chiefly British English spelling of recognize; for spelling, see -ize. Related: Recognised; recognising; recognisance; recognisable.

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Definitions of recognise from WordNet

recognise (v.)
show approval or appreciation of;
Synonyms: recognize
recognise (v.)
grant credentials to;
Synonyms: accredit / recognize
recognise (v.)
detect with the senses;
Synonyms: spot / recognize / distinguish / discern / pick out / make out / tell apart
recognise (v.)
express greetings upon meeting someone;
Synonyms: greet / recognize
recognise (v.)
express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for;
Synonyms: acknowledge / recognize
recognise (v.)
be fully aware or cognizant of;
Synonyms: recognize / realize / realise / agnize / agnise
recognise (v.)
perceive to be the same;
Synonyms: recognize
recognise (v.)
accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority;
Synonyms: acknowledge / recognize / know
From wordnet.princeton.edu