1. [ noun ] the act of receiving
Synonyms: receiving reception
Related terms: acquiring acknowledge
2. [ noun ] (business) an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made
Related terms: acknowledgment bill_of_lading pawn_ticket stub
3. [ verb ] report the receipt of
Synonyms: acknowledge

"The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper"

Related terms: declare communicate
4. [ verb ] mark or stamp as paid
Related terms: check
Similar spelling:   receipts