acceptation

Definitions of acceptation
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n acceptance as true or valid

Type of:
acceptance
the state of being acceptable and accepted

n the accepted meaning of a word

Synonyms:
word meaning, word sense
Type of:
sense, signified
the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted

n the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception

Synonyms:
acceptance, adoption, espousal
Types:
bosom, embrace
a close affectionate and protective acceptance
Type of:
approval, approving, blessing
the formal act of approving

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