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Synonyms for accept

Synonyms for accept

to receive (something given or offered) willingly and gladly

to admit to one's possession, presence, or awareness

to allow admittance, as to a group

to regard (something) as true or real

to respond affirmatively; receive with agreement or compliance

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react favorably to

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admit into a group or community

take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person

be designed to hold or take

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receive (a report) officially, as from a committee

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make use of or accept for some purpose

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be sexually responsive to, used of a female domesticated mammal

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To encourage acceptance you can practise adopting an open posture, saying "I accept this" out loud in a confident tone and letting go of any tension in your muscles.
However, you should not accept unacceptable behaviors.
Failing to accept the role as a mediator or finding the appropriate individual to act is no better than not intervening in the first place.
Rechargeable batteries: RadioShack and Office Depot accept batteries from wireless phones, laptop computers, camcorders, cordless power tools, digital cameras and radio-controlled toys at no charge.
Jackson, who estimates that the government alone spends $20 billion annually using purchasing cards, says federal agencies not only seek out firms that accept them, but also pay those companies much faster than it would through other means.
The court has asked the parties to submit briefs addressing whether the court has the authority to enjoin or prevent SPSA from accepting construction and demolition debris should the court conclude that SPSA is not allowed to accept such debris either from Bay Disposal or under the circumstances of this case.
You must [also] say that light is a color that is accepted by air or a transparent body; I say the opposite of that, and that is that light can be seen on non-transparent bodies and cannot be seen on transparent [bodies], or what does not accept it.
When chips were screened according to SCAN CM 40:94, the F3 accept class held about 86% of the chips.
The province would exist alongside the two existing Church of England provinces of Canterbury and York, and would minister to those unable to accept the authority of women bishops.
As noted above, one potential option might involve charging off the worthless portion of a debt in the year it becomes worthless and waiting until a subsequent tax year to accept any property in exchange for the remainder of the outstanding debt.
When the issue is discovered on audit, the examining agent refuses to accept any correction reducing these lives.
He particularly cautioned the Palestinians against accepting the Camp David approach which creates a false connection between an Interim Agreement and a Final Settlement, reminding them that once they accept the first proposal, they will never make it to the final stage.
The CSR will not accept any application in response to this PA that is essentially the same as one currently pending initial review unless the applicant withdraws the pending application.
This year the conference will accept 3,800 registrations.
This caused some resentment, but nothing compared with the response I received when I notified my officers that they were not to accept gratuities.