At what point must a female Senator raise her hand or her voice to be recognized over her male colleagues in the room?
The nationalists, who clashed with police, demanded the UIA be recognized as Ukraine's national heroes.
Instead, she found her next project, though she recognized the built-in obstacles.
early 15c., "resume possession of land," back-formation from recognizance, or else from Old French reconoiss-, stem of reconoistre "to know again, identify, recognize," from Latin recognoscere "acknowledge, recall to mind, know again; examine; certify," from re- "again" (see re-) + cognoscere "know" (see cognizance). Meaning "know again, recall or recover the knowledge of, perceive an identity with something formerly known or felt" first recorded 1530s. Related: Recognized; recognizing.