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Acceptance

noun

1) The act of accepting; a receiving what is offered, with approbation, satisfaction, or acquiescence; esp., favorable reception; approval; as, the acceptance of a gift, office, doctrine, etc.

2) State of being accepted; acceptableness.

3) An assent and engagement by the person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn, to pay it when due according to the terms of the acceptance.

4) The bill itself when accepted.

5) An agreeing to terms or proposals by which a bargain is concluded and the parties are bound; the reception or taking of a thing bought as that for which it was bought, or as that agreed to be delivered, or the taking possession as owner.

6) An agreeing to the action of another, by some act which binds the person in law.

7) Meaning; acceptation.

Example Sentences for

Acceptance

1) Formally speaking, the conclusion of the novel reveals a smiliar blend of Acceptance and refusal.
2) Dart claimed that the skull must have been an intermediate species between ape and humans , but his claim about the Taung Child was rejected by the scientific community at the time due to the belief that a large cranial capacity must precede bipedal locomotion , this was exacerbated by the widespread Acceptance of the Piltdown Man
3) A Man Is Known by the Company He Avoids and how we gain the Acceptance we need from those we admire, determine the lives we will lead
4) There was nothing but Acceptance in his expression
5) She instantly wrote Sir John Middleton her acknowledgment of his kindness, and her Acceptance of his proposal; and then hastened to shew both letters to her daughters, that she might be secure of their approbation before her answer were sent.
6) Somehow the small leopard’s Acceptance gave her hope
7) The name Alex is an acronym for Avian Language EXperiment , but Pepperberg later cited the name as meaning Avian Learning EXperiment to evoke further Acceptance in her research field , a then touchy topic -LRB- explained in her book , Alex & Me -RRB-
8) This idea has not found Acceptance
9) Accommodation is a linguistics term meaning grammatical Acceptance of unstated values as in Accommodation of presuppositions
10) In my first few months in the United States as a boy, I struggled with the Acceptance stage mightily.
11) If you can't win Acceptance to a college or university, work your way up through community college or a tech school.
12) When you trust that you have blessings—talents, knowledge, love—to share with others, you will begin the journey to self Acceptance even if your gifts are not yet apparent.
13) This same will has at its service an apparently opposed impulse of the spirit, a suddenly adopted preference of ignorance, of arbitrary shutting out, a closing of windows, an inner denial of this or that, a prohibition to approach, a sort of defensive attitude against much that is knowable, a contentment with obscurity, with the shutting-in horizon, an Acceptance and approval of ignorance: as that which is all necessary according to the degree of its appropriating power, its digestive power,sto speak figuratively (and in fact ëthe spiritsresembles a stomach more than anything else).
14) Submission is a form of peaceful Acceptance of the terms of the universe, including the things we are currently unable to change or comprehend.
15) Submission is a form of peaceful Acceptance of the terms of the universe, including the things we are currently unable to change or comprehend.
16) August 14 - The Union of Krewo establishes the Jagiellonian dynasty in Poland and Lithuania through the proposed marriage of Queen Jadwiga of Poland and Grand Duke Jagiello of Lithuania and saw the Acceptance of Roman Catholicism by the Lithuanian elite
17) But by an appeal to her affection for her mother, by representing the inconveniences which that indulgent mother must draw on herself, if (as would probably be the case) she consented to this increase of establishment, Marianne was shortly subdued; and she promised not to tempt her mother to such imprudent kindness by mentioning the offer, and to tell Willoughby when she saw him next, that it must be declined. 70 Sense and Sensibility She was faithful to her word; and when Willoughby called at the cottage, the same day, Elinor heard her express her disappointment to him in a low voice, on being obliged to forego the Acceptance of his present.
18) If you can't win Acceptance to a college or university, work your way up through community college or a tech school.
19) However , they regard Al s Acceptance of arbitration at the Battle of Siffin against Mu wiyyas rebels as un-Islamic and as rendering him unfit for the Imamate , and they condemn Al for killing the early Kharijites of an-Nahr in the Battle of Nahrawan
20) An agreement is said to be reached when an offer capable of immediate Acceptance is met with a `` mirror image ' Acceptance -LRB- i.e. , an unqualified Acceptance -RRB-
21) Then they all crowded round her once more, while the Dodo solemnly presented the thimble, saying We beg your Acceptance of this elegant thimble’; and, when it had finished this short speech, they all cheered.
22) The Oxford Parliament , led by Simon de Montfort , 6th Earl of Leicester , leads to the Acceptance by King Henry III of England of the Provisions of Oxford
23) This single also helped Selena gain Acceptance in Mexico and tour all over the country
24) She instantly wrote Sir John Middleton her acknowledgment of his kindness, and her Acceptance of his proposal; and then hastened to shew both letters to her daughters, that she might be secure of their approbation before her answer were sent.
25) This same will has at its service an apparently opposed impulse of the spirit, a suddenly adopted preference of ignorance, of arbitrary shutting out, a closing of windows, an inner denial of this or that, a prohibition to approach, a sort of defensive attitude against much that is knowable, a contentment with obscurity, with the shutting-in horizon, an Acceptance and approval of ignorance: as that which is all necessary according to the degree of its appropriating power, its digestive power,sto speak figuratively (and in fact ëthe spiritsresembles a stomach more than anything else).
26) As we pass through life, experiencing success and failure, Acceptance and rejection, each of us is trying to apprehend how the world really works
27) There was Acceptance in his voice of who and what he was, not bravado or bragging
28) Then they all crowded round her once more, while the Dodo solemnly presented the thimble, saying We beg your Acceptance of this elegant thimble’; and, when it had finished this short speech, they all cheered.
29) In my first few months in the United States as a boy, I struggled with the Acceptance stage mightily.
30) Diplomatic recognition , Acceptance of the sovereign status of a political entity by other sovereign governments