Definition of ACCEPTED

verb : ACCEPTED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) consider or hold as true; "I cannot accept the dogma of this church"; "accept an argument" ;

  • 2. (

    ) receive willingly something given or offered; "The only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter"; "I won't have this dog in my house!"; "Please accept my present" ;

  • 3. (

    ) give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to; "I cannot accept your invitation"; "I go for this resolution" ;

  • 4. (

    ) react favorably to; consider right and proper; "People did not accept atonal music at that time"; "We accept the idea of universal health care" ;

  • 5. (

    ) admit into a group or community; "accept students for graduate study"; "We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member" ;

  • 7. (

    ) tolerate or accommodate oneself to; "I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"; "I swallowed the insult"; "She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncrasies" ;

  • 8. (

    ) be designed to hold or take; "This surface will not take the dye" ;

  • 9. (

    ) receive (a report) officially, as from a committee ;

  • 10. (

    ) make use of or accept for some purpose; "take a risk"; "take an opportunity" ;

  • 11. (

    ) be sexually responsive to, used of a female domesticated mammal; "The cow accepted the bull" ;

Adjective : ACCEPTED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) generally approved or compelling recognition; "several accepted techniques for treating the condition"; "his recognized superiority in this kind of work" ;


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