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  • 1 not know someone from Adam — not recognize at all, unable to distinguish between people …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 2 recognize — rec‧og‧nize [ˈrekəgnaɪz, ˈrekən ] also recognise verb [transitive] 1. to know who a person is or what something is, or to know something about them as soon as you see them or hear their name: • How will investors recognize the bottom of the… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 not know someone from Adam — (informal) Not to know someone, or who someone is • • • Main Entry: ↑Adam * * * not know someone from Adam informal phrase to not know who someone is Thesaurus: to not know something or someonesynonym …

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  • 4 recognize — also ise BrE, verb 1 (transitive not in progressive) to know who someone is or what something is, because you have seen, heard, experienced, or learned about them in the past: She was humming a tune I didn t recognize. | Saleha came home so thin… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 recognize — [[t]re̱kəgnaɪz[/t]] ♦♦ recognizes, recognizing, recognized (in BRIT, also use recognise) 1) VERB: no cont If you recognize someone or something, you know who that person is or what that thing is. [V n] The receptionist recognized him at once...… …

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  • 6 recognize */*/*/ — UK [ˈrekəɡnaɪz] / US [ˈrekəɡˌnaɪz] verb [transitive, not usually progressive] Word forms recognize : present tense I/you/we/they recognize he/she/it recognizes present participle recognizing past tense recognized past participle recognized 1) to… …

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  • 7 recognize — rec|og|nize [ rekəg,naız ] verb transitive not usually progressive *** 1. ) to know who the person is, or what the thing is that you are seeing, hearing, etc. because you have seen, heard, etc. them before: I hardly recognized you with a beard! I …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 recognize — rec|og|nize W1S1 also recognise BrE [ˈrekəgnaız, ˈrekən ] v [T] [Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: reconoistre, from Latin recognoscere, from cognoscere to know ] 1.) [not in progressive] to know who someone is or what something is, because… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 Not Today — For a definition of the phrase not today , see the Wiktionary entry not today. Not Today Single by Mary J. Blige featuring Eve …

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  • 10 not to know one from Adam — {v. phr.} To not know a person; be unable to recognize someone. * /I have no idea who that guy is that Jane just walked in with; I don t know him from Adam./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 11 not to know one from Adam — {v. phr.} To not know a person; be unable to recognize someone. * /I have no idea who that guy is that Jane just walked in with; I don t know him from Adam./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 not\ to\ know\ one\ from\ Adam — v. phr. To not know a person; be unable to recognize someone. I have no idea who that guy is that Jane just walked in with; I don t know him from Adam …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 13 recognize — Synonyms and related words: accept, acknowledge, admit, agree, agree provisionally, allow, appreciate, apprehend, approve, assent grudgingly, avow, be acquainted with, be apprised of, be aware of, be cognizant of, be conscious of, be conversant… …

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  • 14 Do not resuscitate — A DNR Form used in the Commonwealth of Virginia In medicine, a do not resuscitate or DNR is a legal order written either in the hospital or on a legal form to respect the wishes of a patient to not undergo CPR or advanced cardiac life support… …

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  • 15 Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears — Poster for USA promotion. Directed by Vladimir Menshov Written by …

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  • 16 Commentary on Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid — Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid   Cover showing the author, lef …

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  • 17 Commentary on Palestine Peace Not Apartheid — Infobox Book name = Palestine Peace Not Apartheid image caption = Cover showing the author, left, and protesters at the Israeli West Bank barrier, right author = Jimmy Carter cover artist = Michael Accordino country = United States of America… …

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  • 18 I Like to Recognize the Tune — is an American popular song written by composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist Lorenz Hart. The song was introduced by Eddie Bracken, Marcy Wescott, Mary Jane Walsh, Richard Kollmar and Hal Le Roy in the 1939 Broadway musical Too Many Girls .… …

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  • 19 You shall not murder — The Sixth Commandment, as translated by the Book of Common Prayer (1549). The image is from the altar screen of the Temple Church near the Law Courts in London. You shall not murder or You shall not kill, KJV Thou shalt not kill (LXX οὐ φονεύσεις …

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  • 20 To Be or Not to Be (1942 film) — Infobox Film | name = To Be or Not to Be caption = To Be or Not to Be VHS cover director = Ernst Lubitsch producer = Ernst Lubitsch writer = Melchior Lengyel Edwin Justus Mayer starring = Carole Lombard Jack Benny Robert Stack Felix Bressart Sig… …

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