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know (v.) 1acknowledge, remember, think [of]
know (v.) 2recognize
know (v.) 3be acquainted, meet before
know (v.) 4find out, ascertain, learn [from]
know (v.) 5see through, find out about
know (v.) 6unravel, get to understand
know (v.) 7have sexual knowledge of, have intercourse with
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2H4 II.iv.185 [Pistol to all] Know we not Galloway nags? [also: have intercourse with]
3H6 II.v.70 [Son to himself, of killing his father] pardon, father, for I knew not thee!
JC II.i.255 [Portia to Brutus, of his mood] could it work so much upon your shape, / As it hath much prevailed on your condition, / I should not know you Brutus [i.e. recognize you as Brutus]
TNK IV.i.140 [First Friend to Second Friend, of the Gaoler's Daughter and the Gaoler] Does she know him?