Example sentences for: acknowledge

How can you use “acknowledge” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The massacre of eight Western tourists in Uganda this week was the subject of much editorial comment in the British press, with the Times of London seeing it as a kind of karmic revenge for the West's refusal five years ago to act against, or at first even acknowledge, "the extraordinary genocide in Rwanda--the worst action of its kind since the second world war."

  • Those excruciatingly clean-cut and perfectly clad cinematic female bodies can seem to suggest a world unwilling to acknowledge the existence of adultery, homosexuality, racial strife, female lust and rage, political and cultural revolution, family dysfunction, or messy passion of any kind, not to mention irreparable loss, unbearable pain, and death.

  • Yet frankness also compels me to acknowledge that, at the end of the day, Reagan succeeded in his great enterprise and Morris failed.

  • Another ploy has been to get major newspapers and other media to acknowledge their reliance on a particular dictionary to decide spelling (mainly) and, I suppose, other language matters.

  • We would like to acknowledge the following private sector and government executives whose advice and assistance throughout this project has been invaluable.

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