1. [ noun ] acceptance as true or valid
Related terms: acceptance accept accept
2. [ noun ] the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception
Synonyms: acceptance adoption espousal

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

Related terms: blessing embrace adopt accept
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the meaning of a word
Synonyms: word_sense word_meaning
Related terms: sense accept
Similar spelling:   accepting