Definition of Acknowne
1. acknow [v] - See also: acknow
Lexicographical Neighbors of Acknowne
Literary usage of Acknowne
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Utopia by Thomas More, Joseph Rawson Lumby (1908)
"were resolved, that with an oath not to be acknowne whether he had to the supremacie beene sworne, or what he thought ..."
2. The Works of Thomas Kyd by Thomas Kyd (1901)
"'Our friendes mis-fortune doth increase our owne. Cic. ' But ours of others will not be acknowne. Corn. 'Yet one mans sorrow will another tutch,-1 230 Cic. ..."
3. Hakluytus Posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"The Grecians have certaine small Vineyards : but that they have Wine, they dare not be acknowne, which they secretly presse in their houses. ..."