Acknowledge and Divulge


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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

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


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Divulge verb – To make known (as information previously kept secret).
Usage example: we tried to make him divulge the name of the winner, but he wouldn't budge

Acknowledge and divulge are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Acknowledge" instead a verb "Divulge".
Nearby Words: divulging, divulgation
Synonyms for Divulge

Common collocations

truth acknowledge truth divulge truth
name acknowledge name divulge name
nature acknowledge nature divulge nature
fact acknowledge fact divulge fact
Other nouns: identity, existence.
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