[kog-nahyz] /ˈkɒg naɪz/

verb (used with object), cognized, cognizing.
to perceive; become conscious of; know.
/ˈkɒɡnaɪz; kɒɡˈnaɪz/
(transitive) to perceive, become aware of, or know

1650s, back-formation from cognizance. Related: Cognized; cognizing.


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