Definition of Acceptance in English :
Define Acceptance in English
Acceptance meaning in English
Meaning of Acceptance in English
Pronunciation of Acceptance in English
Acceptance pronunciation in English
Pronounce Acceptance in Englishsee synonyms of acceptance
1. acceptance, credence
the mental attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true
Example Sentences:'he gave credence to the gossip''acceptance of Newtonian mechanics was unquestioned for 200 years'
the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception
Example Sentences:'its adoption by society''the proposal found wide acceptance'
the state of being acceptable and accepted
Example Sentences:'torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club'
(contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract)
5. acceptance, banker's acceptance
banking: a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank
a disposition to tolerate or accept people or situations
Example Sentences:'all people should practice toleration and live together in peace'
the act of taking something that is offered
Example Sentences:'her acceptance of the gift encouraged him''he anticipated their acceptance of his offer'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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