Acknowledge and Disclose


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Acknowledge verb – To accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly.
Usage example: finally had to acknowledge that she'd outgrown her favorite jacket

Disclose and acknowledge are semantically related in admit topic. In some cases you can use "Disclose" instead a verb "Acknowledge".
Nearby Words: acknowledgment, acknowledgement, acknowledging
Synonyms for Acknowledge


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Disclose verb – To make known (as information previously kept secret).
Usage example: the informer disclosed all sorts of details about the secret organization

Acknowledge and disclose are semantically related in reveal topic. Sometimes you can use "Acknowledge" instead a verb "Disclose".
Nearby Words: disclosure, disclosing
Synonyms for Disclose

Common collocations

word acknowledge word disclose word
truth acknowledge truth disclose truth
name acknowledge name disclose name
presence acknowledge presence disclose presence
Other nouns: identity, existence.
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