Hindi translation of 'receive'
receive /rɪˈsiːv रिˈसीव़्/
Word forms: receives, receiving, received
1. transitive verb
When you receive something, you get it after someone gives it to you or sends it to you.
They will receive their awards at a ceremony in Stockholm.
receive something from someone
receive a letter/call/complaint/payment/message
receive a gift/award/benefit
OPPOSITESgive, presentGet is a very common verb in everyday English and can be rather informal. In academic English, you often use more specific verbs. You use receive when you get something because someone gives it to you.
You can use obtain when you get something, especially by searching for it or trying to get it.
Users receive text messages with regular updates.
Researchers obtained information using detailed questionnaires.
2. transitive verb
You can use receive to say that certain kinds of thing happen to someone. For example if they are injured, you can say that they received an injury.
Mr Byers has unfairly received the blame.
3. transitive verb
If you say that something is received in a particular way, you mean that people react to it in that way.
The book has been well received.
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Example Sentences Including 'receive'
Sometimes dozens of the Clayr in the huge, domed Reading Room would each receive a token.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Her telephone calls were intercepted before she was allowed to receive them.Double Deceit
There was no one worthy enough, or sober enough, to receive it.Death of an Unknown Man
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'receive' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَسْتَلِمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: receber
- Chinese: 收到
- Croatian: primiti
- Czech: obdržet
- Danish: modtage
- Dutch: ontvangen
- European Spanish: recibir
- Finnish: saada vastaanottaa
- French: recevoir
- German: erhalten
- Greek: λαμβάνω
- Italian: ricevere
- Japanese: 受け取る
- Korean: 받다
- Norwegian: motta
- Polish: otrzymać otrzymywać
- Portuguese: receber
- Romanian: a primi
- Russian: получать
- Spanish: recibir
- Swedish: ta emot
- Thai: ได้รับ
- Turkish: almak
- Ukrainian: отримувати отримати
- Vietnamese: nhận
Translation of receive from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary