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1. acceptance

noun. ['ækˈsɛptəns, əkˈsɛptəns'] the mental attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true.

Synonyms

  • attitude
  • fatalism
  • mental attitude
  • credence

Antonyms

  • hospitality
  • say farewell
  • refuse
  • unwelcome

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Words that Rhyme with Acceptance

  • abeyance
  • abhorrence
  • absence
  • abstinence
  • abundance
  • acceptance
  • accordance
  • acquaintance
  • acquiescence
  • adherence
  • admittance
  • adolescence
  • adolescence
  • adriance
  • affluence
  • agence
  • allegiance
  • alliance
  • allowance
  • ambiance

Example sentences of the word acceptance


1. Noun, singular or mass
As soon as the birth certificate arrives, head to the nearest passport acceptance facility to apply in person.

Quotes containing the word acceptance


1. Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.
- Melody Beattie

2. We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
- Henry Rollins

3. Using no control and using humor will build a relationship and make a dent to where the client puts the counselor in their quality world and then begins to relate and seek out the counselor. Effective therapy begins with the acceptance of the therapist into the client's quality world.
- William Glasser

2. acceptance

noun. ['ækˈsɛptəns, əkˈsɛptəns'] the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception.

Synonyms

  • espousal
  • acceptation
  • embrace
  • approving
  • blessing
  • approval
  • adoption

Antonyms

  • approval
  • belief
  • unbelief
  • displeased

3. acceptance

noun. ['ækˈsɛptəns, əkˈsɛptəns'] the state of being acceptable and accepted.

Synonyms

  • content
  • acknowledgment
  • welcome
  • acceptation
  • contentedness
  • favorable reception
  • state of affairs
  • vogue
  • acquiescence
  • situation
  • approval
  • favourable reception
  • acknowledgement

Antonyms

  • dislike
  • unclasp
  • show
  • exclude

4. acceptance

noun. ['ækˈsɛptəns, əkˈsɛptəns'] (contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract).

Synonyms

  • acquiescence

Antonyms

  • exclusion
  • disequilibrium

5. acceptance

noun. ['ækˈsɛptəns, əkˈsɛptəns'] a disposition to tolerate or accept people or situations.

Synonyms

  • tolerance
  • self acceptance
  • permissiveness
  • sufferance

Antonyms

  • discontented
  • unhappy
  • dissatisfy
  • discontent

6. acceptance

noun. ['ækˈsɛptəns, əkˈsɛptəns'] the act of taking something that is offered.

Antonyms

  • unacknowledged

7. acceptance

noun. ['ækˈsɛptəns, əkˈsɛptəns'] banking: a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank.

Synonyms

  • order of payment
  • banker's acceptance
  • draft

Antonyms

  • inclusion
  • disagreement
  • discouragement
  • disapprobation
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