What does accepted mean?

Definitions for acceptedækˈsɛp tɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word accepted.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. accepted, recognized, recognised(adj)

    generally approved or compelling recognition

    "several accepted techniques for treating the condition"; "his recognized superiority in this kind of work"


  1. accepted(Adjective)

    Generally approved, believed, or recognized.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accepted

    of Accept


  1. Accepted

    Accepted is a 2006 American comedy film directed by Steve Pink and written by Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, and Mark Perez. The main plot centers around a group of would-be college freshmen who create their own "college" after being rejected from all the public colleges and universities for which they had already applied.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accepted' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1307

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accepted' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1781

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accepted' in Adjectives Frequency: #1012


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accepted in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accepted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sophie Swetchine:

    Repentance is accepted remorse.

  2. Gloria Allred:

    If Charlotte's allegations are accepted as true.

  3. Kimihiko Moriya:

    Circumcision is not a universally accepted custom.

  4. Alice Taylor:

    Child marriage in Brazil is very normalized and accepted.

  5. Zenia Gilg:

    It's impossible to say that there is no accepted medical use.

Images & Illustrations of accepted

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