Definition of 'acceptance'
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But what would they do for an acceptance speech? Times, Sunday Times (2017)No doubt she's already working on her acceptance speech. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I hadn't written an acceptance speech. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And it also shows that it is very hard indeed to get formal acceptance of error. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is a general acceptance of the importance of the imagination and of the unconscious. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We are nudged into an attitude of acceptance and tolerance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He gave his acceptance speech in the college hall. The Sun (2013)To gain acceptance from the youth coaches and school teachers who wrote him off. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What we must first do is realize that we only progress through the acceptance of change. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)There are other examples of naming deals gaining solemnity and acceptance over time. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We have a culture of acceptance of change. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He struggles to survive and to gain acceptance from the other animals in his group. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This does not mean that because in certain circumstances the police were called upon there was a general acceptance of them. Victimology - the victim and the criminal justice process (1989)Your signed application is your acceptance of this offer 's terms and conditions. The Sun (2012)The calm acceptance of her presence helped to subdue her anxiety about Ritchie. The Glasgow Girls (1994)After completing a number of tests she got a letter of acceptance - for bob skeleton. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In the end, the board recommended acceptance of the offer. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His witty acceptance speech impressed an agent, who signed him up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Graves writes in untroubled acceptance of the fact that it is as much a soldier's duty to die as to kill. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)The third factor underpinning what seems calm acceptance of retirement is the fact that he'd had a preview of what it would be like. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I prayed about both at length and finally wrote a letter of acceptance to the college and a letter of rejection to the other church. Christianity Today (2000)Then, as belief and an acceptance that there would have to be an element of risk to win it hit home, a goal should really have come. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'acceptance'
British English: acceptance NOUN
Acceptance of an offer or a proposal is the act of saying yes to it or agreeing to it.
The Party is being degraded by its acceptance of secret donations.
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