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Meaning of ACCEPTED

Pronunciation:  ak'septid

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  1. [adj]  generally approved or compelling recognition; "several accepted techniques for treating the condition"; "his recognized superiority in this kind of work"
  2. [adj]  generally agreed upon; not subject to dispute; "the accepted interpretation of the poem"; "an accepted theory"
  3. [adj]  widely accepted as true or worthy; "the accepted wisdom about old age"; "a received moral idea"; "Received political wisdom says not; surveys show otherwise"- Economist
  4. [adj]  widely or permanently accepted; "an accepted precedent"
  5. [adj]  generally accepted or used; "accepted methods of harmony and melody"; "three accepted types of pump"
  6. [adj]  (linguistics) judged to be in conformity with approved usage; "acceptable English usage"

ACCEPTED is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: acceptable, acknowledged, constituted, conventional, established, noncontroversial, received, recognised, recognized, standard, uncontroversial, undisputed



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