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  Words related to acceptance

Related / Similar Words: adoption, acceptation, espousal, toleration, sufferance, credence, banker's acceptance

 

Definition:
  • the act of taking something that is offered; "her acceptance of the gift encouraged him"; "he anticipated their acceptance of his offer";
  • the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception; "its adoption by society"; "the proposal found wide acceptance";
  • a disposition to tolerate or accept people or situations; "all people should practice toleration and live together in peace";
  • the mental attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true; "he gave credence to the gossip"; "acceptance of Newtonian mechanics was unquestioned for 200 years";
  • (contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract);
  • banking: a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank;
  • the state of being acceptable and accepted; "torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club";

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    Hyponyms: embrace, bosom, self acceptance, recognition, currency, vogue, acknowledgment, acknowledgement, approval, favorable reception, favourable reception, acceptation, contentedness, content, acquiescence, eligibility, welcome

     

    Derivational Morphology: accept, take, have, adopt, follow, espouse, consent, go for, digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up, live with, swallow

     

    Language Translations:
    French: acceptation   German: Abnahme  
    Interlingua: acceptation   Italian: accettazione  
    Japanese: 承諾   Norwegian: godtagelse  
    Polish: akceptacja   Portuguese: aceitação  
    Russian: одобрение   Spanish: aceptación  
    Swedish: acceptans   Telugu: అంగీకారం  
     
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