Definition of RECEIVED

verb : RECEIVED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) get something; come into possession of; "receive payment"; "receive a gift"; "receive letters from the front" ;

  • 2. (

    ) receive a specified treatment (abstract); "These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"; "His movie received a good review"; "I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions" ;

  • 4. (

    ) go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get nauseous"; "receive injuries"; "have a feeling" ;

  • 6. (

    ) accept as true or valid; "He received Christ" ;

  • 8. (

    ) convert into sounds or pictures; "receive the incoming radio signals" ;

  • 10. (

    ) have or give a reception; "The lady is receiving Sunday morning" ;

  • 11. (

    ) receive as a retribution or punishment; "He got 5 years in prison" ;

  • 12. (

    ) partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament ;

  • 13. (

    ) regard favorably or with disapproval; "Her new collection of poems was not well received" ;

Adjective : RECEIVED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) conforming to the established language usage of educated native speakers; "standard English" (American); "received standard English is sometimes called the King's English" (British) ;

  • 2. (

    ) widely accepted as true or worthy; "a received moral idea"; "Received political wisdom says not; surveys show otherwise"- Economist ;


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