Receive synonyms

rĭ-sēv'
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To gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own, as, to acquire a title, riches, knowledge, skill, good or bad habits.
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(Archaic) To arrive at; reach or achieve
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To receive or take over from a predecessor:
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(Medicine) Invagination, especially an infolding of one part of the intestine into another.
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To make welcome
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(Now rare) To form a conclusion; to deduce, infer. (Compare gather, get.)
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To take into one's charge
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To support or shore up something.
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To provide housing for; to furnish with something desired, needed, or convenient; as, to accommodate a friend with a loan or with lodgings.
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Welcome is defined as to greet someone or accept something with pleasure or satisfaction.
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To receive officially:
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To provide entertainment.
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Permission to enter:
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To get hold or possession of; obtain; acquire
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To make welcome
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To draw; to deduce; to derive.
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To getter.
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To get as an increase, addition, profit, or advantage
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To gather, assemble or collect, usually into a group
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To obtain a return or reward.
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To come (from); be derived; originate
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To take to oneself in exclusion of others; to claim or use as by an exclusive right.
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(--- Historical) To put in legal possession of a feudal holding
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To get back; recover, as by paying a fee
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To put into a pocket
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(Intransitive with on, by extension) To notice, detect or discern, often used with "on".
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To remain unbroken or unyielding; not give way
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(Intransitive) To come near to; to pass; to visit.
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To gain (success, reward, recognition) through applied effort or work.
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To shorten (a garment) or make it smaller.
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To select or take in from a given group, type, or region:
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To experience; to pass through a phase.
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To perform the role of a host.
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To make welcome
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To let someone or something come in; to admit someone or something in.
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To make welcome
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To earn money for a company or for the family.
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To begin something with preparatory material; to introduce.
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To introduce is defined as to present, put in, begin or bring in.
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To throw away; reject.
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(May take two objects) To estimate or predict (a duration or probability) for (something).
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To decline
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To go to see or spend time with (someone); call on socially:
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To make welcome
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To declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee:
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To continue in existence; last; remain
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To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
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To meet, receive, address, or acknowledge (a person, utterance, or event) in a specified way
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Readily accepting; receptive
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Inclined to the favorable reception of a request, suggestion, etc.
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Functioning as a receiver; receptive.
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The definition of susceptive is likely to receive or receptive.
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An instrument so accepted, especially a bankers' acceptance.
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(Ecclesiastical) The presentation of a clergyman to a benefice by a bishop, who has it in his own gift.
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(Medicine) intussusception
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(Chemistry) A transformation in which one or more substances is converted into another by combination or decomposition
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A social engagement, usually to formally welcome someone.
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(Uncountable) The state of being receptive
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Capacity to receive; receptivity.
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The state or quality of being sentient; possession of consciousness or sensory awareness.
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The property of having sensation; sentience.
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The definition of a soirée is a gathering or get-together, especially a posh or elegant one.
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(Physics) electric susceptibility, a measure of how easily a dielectric polarizes in response to an external electric field (compare permittivity).
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(Dial.) To think; give as one's opinion
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To contain is defined as to serve as a vessel or holder for something, to be made up of different things or the act of restraining yourself or your emotions.
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To participate in personally; undergo:
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To allow to pass in; to admit.
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To take into one's charge
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To give (a gift or presentation) to someone; to bestow. [from 14th c.]
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To make a donation; to give away something of value to support or contribute towards a cause or for the benefit of another.
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To present as an act of worship:
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Deliver is defined as to bring to someone or to give birth.
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To refuse to admit someone
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(Intransitive) To give warrant or allowance, to grant opportunity or permission (+ of).
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To cause to be
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To get or recover the use of
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To acquire or come into (something usually undesirable); sustain:
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To ask for the presence or participation of:
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Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
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To meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly.
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To take into one's charge
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The definition of assume is to formulate or verbalize an idea for which there is no evidence.
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To ascribe or attribute without reason
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Win is defined as to finish first or be the most successful at something.
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To enter the initial phase of; to commence.
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(Literally) come in for
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To take in; to watch or listen to (an entertainment). [from 20th c.]
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To gather; garner:
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To experience, undergo, or feel (something painful, injurious, or unpleasant):
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To hold up; support:
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Sustain is defined as to support something or to endure a trial or hardship.
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To teach the fundamentals of some subject to; help to begin doing something
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To formally or ceremoniously install in an office, position, et cetera.
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To place in an office, rank, etc., with formality or ceremony
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The definition of permit is to allow something.
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To make welcome
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Synonym Study

  • Take , in this connection, means to accept something offered or presented we can't take money from you
  • Admit stresses permission or concession on the part of the one that receives I will not admit them to my home
  • Accept means to receive willingly or favorably, but it sometimes connotes acquiescence rather than explicit approval he was accepted as a member, to accept the inevitable
  • Receive means to get by having something given, told, or imposed, and may or may not imply the consent of the recipient to receive a gift, to receive a blow
Find another word for receive. In this page you can discover 112 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for receive, like: acquire, obtain, inherit, intussusception, shake hands with, collect, take possession, prop, accommodate, welcome and accept.