Synonyms for acceptation

Synonyms for (noun) acceptation

Synonyms: adoption, acceptance, acceptation, espousal

Definition: the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception

Usage: its adoption by society; the proposal found wide acceptance

Similar words: approval, approving, blessing

Definition: the formal act of approving

Usage: he gave the project his blessing; his decision merited the approval of any sensible person

Synonyms: word meaning, word sense, acceptation

Definition: the accepted meaning of a word

Similar words: signified, sense

Definition: the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted

Usage: the dictionary gave several senses for the word; in the best sense charity is really a duty; the signifier is linked to the signified

Synonyms: acceptation

Definition: acceptance as true or valid

Similar words: acceptance

Definition: the state of being acceptable and accepted

Usage: torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club

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