[ ak-nol-ijd ]
/ ækˈnɒl ɪdʒd /
widely recognized; generally accepted: an acknowledged authority on Chinese art.
Well vs. GoodSomeone may have told you you were wrong for saying, I’m good, instead of the more formal I’m well. But is the response I’m good actually incorrect? Not technically. Let’s explore the rules and conventions for these two words. Well is often used as an adverb. Adverbs can modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs. Good is most widely used as an adjective, meaning that it can …
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Origin of acknowledged
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Examples from the Web for well-acknowledged
Perhaps he forgot to call to mind the well-acknowledged fact that one man behind an intrenched line is equal to five in front.Two Wars: An Autobiography of General Samuel G. French|Samuel Gibbs French
Every province has its coterie, every county its school The whole continent is pegged out in well-acknowledged claims.American Sketches|Charles Whibley