Example sentences for: acknowledged

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

  • The following year, acting with what Prime Minister Antonio Salandra acknowledged to be “sacro egoismo,” Italy signed a secret treaty to enter the war on the side of Britain, France, and Russia in exchange for the post-war annexation of Austrian-held Trento, South Tyrol (now Alto Adige), and Trieste.

  • The Clinton administration and congressional Democrats, less gung-ho about the program than the Republicans, have reluctantly acknowledged that a "limited system" might be necessary sooner rather than later to protect the United States from such "rogue nations" as North Korea and Iran.

  • The participants acknowledged that the financial audit process is largely driven by the accounting profession and suggested that the profession needs to spend more time understanding what the demand side (investors and other users of financial information) needs and wants from auditors.

  • One of the beauties of the Oxford English Dictionary (and of, say, A Grammar of the English Language , by George O. Curme) is that users are comforted by quotations from sources that are acknowledged paragons of English usage, writers like Shakespeare, Milton, Dickens, Scott, etc., even Hemingway.

  • Another Quindlen-like figure was William Allen White, the great turn-of-the-century editor of the Emporia, Kansas, Gazette , who deployed his aw-shucks tone to attack heartland know-nothingism and populism, but whose greatest column is widely acknowledged to be his elegy to his daughter, who died after she ran into a low-hanging branch while riding a horse.

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