Favorable notice, as of an achievement
The act of recognizing
Tangible evidence of recognition, sense 1
The societies require government recognition if they wish to enjoy legal rights.
Recognition passed over his face.
Brutus whined and his tail lifted once in recognition of her voice.
"That's better, Count," said the staff captain, beginning to address Rostov by his title, as if in recognition of his confession.
Upon his return to England, the Roman judgment was refused recognition and he was for a time imprisoned.