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- verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of
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And everyone in the room knows--*knows* that if there *are* no questions, this Bataan Death March can end and you can all go home.
Katie's business trip, day 2 post-doc 2006
Every man needs help when he's a kid, needs somebody who knows -- _knows_, mind you -- to put him in the right way.
The Way of Ambition Robert Smythe Hichens 1907
Yet since the Church is Divine, she knows, not merely guesses or hopes or desires, but _knows_, that _although all things come to an end, God's commandment is exceeding broad_.
Paradoxes of Catholicism Robert Hugh Benson 1892
But what Nimbus knows, he _knows_, an 'dat's de eend on't.
Bricks Without Straw Albion Winegar Tourg��e 1871
God; and whoever doubts their certitude, the man who knows himself a son of God by faith, and has experience of forgiveness and guidance and answered prayer and hopes whose 'sweetness yieldeth proof that they were born for immortality,' _knows_ the things which others question and doubt.
Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) Alexander Maclaren 1868
There can be no mistake about the good faith and firm emphasis -- as of a man who knows his own mind, and _knows_ that his word is true -- with which the Apostle holds up here the two sides of what I venture to call the one truth; 'Work out your own salvation -- for God works in you.'
A man _knows_ that he can do a certain thing that seems extremely dangerous, therefore he does it boldly, not because he is superlatively bold by any means, but because he knows there is no risk -- at least none to him.
Erling the Bold 1859
"God, who knows the future as if it was already present, _knows the elect according to His purpose_ even before the creation."
Anybody that knows basketball, said former Oklahoma State coach Eddie Sutton, knows he's had about as good a basketball mind as anybody ever had in the roundball sport.
What passed in that chamber, and who perpetrated that murder the Almighty knows -- _and, perhaps, Dick Robinson, if he is still alive, also knows_! [