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Engelsk udsagnsord: accept

1. accept (om erkendelse) consider or hold as true

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI cannot accept the dogma of this church.
Accept an argument.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE

Mindre specifikke termerevaluate, judge, pass judgment

Mere specifikke termerabide by, acknowledge, acknowledge, adopt, approbate, believe, embrace, espouse, honor, honour, know, observe, receive, recognise, recognize, reconcile, resign, respect, submit, sweep up, take a bow

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningaccept

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)reject

2. accept (om forhold) receive willingly something given or offered

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter.
I won't have this dog in my house!.
Please accept my present.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)have, take

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s something from somebody

Mindre specifikke termeracquire, get

Mere specifikke termeraccept, admit, adopt, borrow, honor, honour, take, take on, take over, take up, welcome

Udsagnsord med lignende betydninghave, receive

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)pass up, turn down, decline, refuse, reject

3. accept (om kommunikation) give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI cannot accept your invitation.
I go for this resolution.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)consent, go for

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerreact, respond

Mere specifikke termeragree, allow, buckle under, contract in, countenance, give, give in, knuckle under, let, permit, settle, succumb, take in charge, undertake, yield

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)refuse, decline

4. accept (om erkendelse) react favorably to; consider right and proper

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPeople did not accept atonal music at that time.
We accept the idea of universal health care.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerreact, respond

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningaccept

5. accept (om forhold) admit into a group or community

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAccept students for graduate study.
We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member.

Eksempler på anvendelseSam cannot accept Sue

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)admit, take, take on

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termeraccept, have, take

Mere specifikke termerprofess

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningadmit, include, let in

6. accept (om forhold) take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI'll accept the charges.
She agreed to bear the responsibility.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assume, bear, take over

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termertake

Mere specifikke termercarry-the can, face the music

7. accept (om erkendelse) tolerate or accommodate oneself to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions.
I swallowed the insult.
She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncrasies.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)live with, swallow

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerabide, bear, brook, digest, endure, put up, stand, stick out, stomach, suffer, support, tolerate

8. accept (om tilstand) be designed to hold or take

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis surface will not take the dye.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)take

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbe

9. accept (om forhold) receive (a report) officially, as from a committee

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerhave, receive

10. accept (om forhold) make use of or accept for some purpose

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTake a risk.
Take an opportunity.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)take

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termerco-opt

11. accept (om erkendelse) be sexually responsive to, used of a female domesticated mammal

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe cow accepted the bull.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerreact, respond

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