Usage examples for recognise

  1. We say that we know nature only when we are able to recognise an idea in nature: that is, an idea in each of its elements, and a system of ideas in the whole of nature. – The Reform of Education by Giovanni Gentile
  2. It needed perhaps a stranger to recognise the truth. – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason
  3. He had thought to recognise the other somewhat, and now he was sure. – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  4. " I don't recognise it as your duty. – Peccavi by E. W. Hornung
  5. I scarcely recognise myself or my ways, or my own spirits, all is so different.... – The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2) by Frederic G. Kenyon
  6. For a breath, I did not recognise it; then I saw that it was Swain's. – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  7. Did you recognise them? – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  8. " Look," he said, in a quiet voice, " do you recognise your chief?" – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  9. Perhaps he should not even recognise her? – The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols by William Black
  10. He did not recognise what it was, nor from where it came, but it reminded him of something, he could not think what. – The Good Comrade by Una L. Silberrad
  11. " Surely I should recognise you. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  12. I should not recognise you. – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  13. Do you recognise his ring? – Simon by J. Storer Clouston
  14. " You do not recognise me, of course, but my name is Crawshay. – The Box with the Broken Seals by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  15. Then you do not recognise the machine? – The Red Thumb Mark by R. Austin Freeman
  16. It is our duty to discover and do the right if we can- to recognise and avoid the wrong. – The Big Otter by R.M. Ballantyne
  17. " Now," Sir Robert said to Mrs. Admaston, " do you recognise him?" – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  18. For a moment he almost failed to recognise her. – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  19. One can always recognise them. – Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde
  20. " Yes, I recognise him here. – My Little Lady by Eleanor Frances Poynter