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Synonyms for acceptance
ækˈsɛp tənsac·cep·tance

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  1. acceptancenoun

    Synonyms:
    assent

  2. acceptancenoun

    The act of accepting; a receiving of something offered, with approbation, satisfaction, or acquiescence; especially, favorable reception; approval

    the acceptance of a gift, office, doctrine, etc.

    Synonyms:
    accepting, reception, receiving, approval

  3. acceptancenoun

    State of being accepted.

    Synonyms:
    acceptableness

English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. acceptance

    Synonyms:
    denial, disapproval, refusal, rejection, repulse

    Antonyms:
    bid, offer, overture, proposal, proposition

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. credence, acceptancenoun

    the mental attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true

    "he gave credence to the gossip"; "acceptance of Newtonian mechanics was unquestioned for 200 years"

    Synonyms:
    credence, adoption, sufferance, banker's acceptance, toleration, espousal, acceptation, credenza

    Antonyms:
    rejection

  2. adoption, acceptance, acceptation, espousalnoun

    the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception

    "its adoption by society"; "the proposal found wide acceptance"

    Synonyms:
    word sense, credence, adoption, word meaning, bridal, sufferance, banker's acceptance, betrothal, espousal, borrowing, acceptation, toleration

    Antonyms:
    rejection

  3. acceptancenoun

    the state of being acceptable and accepted

    "torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club"

    Synonyms:
    espousal, toleration, sufferance, credence, banker's acceptance, adoption, acceptation

    Antonyms:
    rejection

  4. acceptancenoun

    (contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract)

    Synonyms:
    espousal, toleration, sufferance, credence, banker's acceptance, adoption, acceptation

    Antonyms:
    rejection

  5. acceptance, banker's acceptancenoun

    banking: a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank

    Synonyms:
    toleration, credence, adoption, sufferance, banker's acceptance, espousal, acceptation

    Antonyms:
    rejection

  6. toleration, acceptance, sufferancenoun

    a disposition to tolerate or accept people or situations

    "all people should practice toleration and live together in peace"

    Synonyms:
    credence, adoption, sufferance, banker's acceptance, espousal, acceptation, toleration

    Antonyms:
    rejection

  7. acceptancenoun

    the act of taking something that is offered

    "her acceptance of the gift encouraged him"; "he anticipated their acceptance of his offer"

    Synonyms:
    espousal, toleration, sufferance, credence, banker's acceptance, adoption, acceptation

    Antonyms:
    rejection

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. acceptancenoun

    Synonyms:
    accepting, taking, reception, receipt

  2. acceptancenoun

    Synonyms:
    favorable reception

  3. acceptancenoun

    Synonyms:
    (Com.) accepted bill (of exchange)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. acceptancenoun

    Synonyms:
    approval, favorable reception, acceptableness

    Antonyms:
    rejection, refusal

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD2.0 / 2 votes

  1. acceptance

    Synonyms:
    See Size acceptance

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How to use acceptance in a sentence?

  1. Sir Walter Besant:

    Tolerance is the eager and glad acceptance of the way along which others seek the truth.

  2. Robert Blum:

    Historically, they were labeled tomboys and there was a high acceptance of that and a presumption that they'd outgrow it.

  3. Aloo Denish Obiero:

    The path to true happiness is etched within, marked by self-acceptance and kindness.

  4. Neha Chaudhary:

    I love the social media movements that reject the outdated cultural tendencies of putting only certain bodies on a pedestal, self acceptance, self-love, and a positive body image are all really important for promoting our mental health and overall wellness. We should be able to be ourselves, and be ourselves with pride, no matter what that looks like for each of us.

  5. William Haseltine:

    Removing the mask mandate doesn't mean that no one should wear a mask, there are definitely people who are maybe at higher risk or may just have a different level of acceptance of risk for whom wearing a mask will make sense. And for those people, they should absolutely continue to wear a mask, and in wearing a mask, it will help protect them from the virus.


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