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Princeton's WordNet

  1. acceptingadjective

    tolerating without protest

    "always more accepting of coaching suggestion than her teammates"; "the atmosphere was judged to be more supporting and accepting"


  1. acceptingadjective

    Characterized by acceptance.


  1. accepting

    Accepting refers to the act of willingly receiving or consenting to something, such as an idea, change, or situation. It could also mean acknowledging the existence or truth of something, even if it's unpleasant or unwanted. In terms of tolerance, it means welcoming and respecting different viewpoints, attitudes, or behaviors of others.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accepting

    of Accept

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accepting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accepting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of accepting in a Sentence

  1. David Lew:

    At first, I said no because I had done trials before and it didn’t help and it hurt, and it wasn’t fun. But, then I saw my wife and my oncologist after I said I didn’t want to do it. My oncologist hugged my wife and it felt like I wasn’t in the room anymore. They were just accepting that I was gone already. So, I thought, ‘Maybe I should try this.’.

  2. Deborah Caldwell-Stone:

    It goes viral, for lack of a better phrase, and we have actually seen several reports come in that echo the same language and challenges in another part of the country, clearly derived from social media, or viral videos, and it's a real question whether the individuals have actually read the book or are just accepting what they're hearing on social media.

  3. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir:

    One of the indications that the campaign is nearing its end is the fact that ... Ali Abdullah Saleh and the Houthis are accepting U.N. Security Council Resolution 2216 and entering into talks the U.N. on that basis, we also see the gains that have been made on the ground. Most of Yemen's territory that was captured by the rebels has been recaptured.

  4. Cas Mudde:

    This is a pre-emptive strike... criticizing Fidesz mildly, before real critique comes out, and then later either not following up or accepting marginal adjustments.

  5. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Baxtxard SBI Securities has disabled its trading platform since morning today as it allows you to access but you can't transact because it is not accepting any price entry for buy or sell shares. An open decoity by brokerage firm of its clients money

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