Definition of Acceptation in English :

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Acceptation meaning in English

Meaning of Acceptation in English

Pronunciation of Acceptation in English

Acceptation pronunciation in English

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Acceptation

see synonyms of acceptation

1. acceptation

acceptance as true or valid

2. acceptation, word meaning, word sense

the accepted meaning of a word

3. acceptance, acceptation, adoption, espousal

the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception

Example Sentences:
'its adoption by society'
'the proposal found wide acceptance'

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


Acceptation

see synonyms of acceptation
noun
the accepted meaning, as of a word, phrase, etc

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Acceptation

see synonyms of acceptation
noun
1. 
the generally accepted meaning (of a word or expression)
2.  Archaic
acceptance

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Acceptation

see synonyms of acceptation
n.
1. The usual or accepted meaning, as of a word or expression: In one of its acceptations value is a technical term in music.
2. Favorable reception; approval.

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