What does received mean?

Definitions for received
rɪˈsivdre·ceived

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. standard, received(adj)

    conforming to the established language usage of educated native speakers

    "standard English" (American); "received standard English is sometimes called the King's English" (British)

  2. received(adj)

    widely accepted as true or worthy

    "a received moral idea"; "Received political wisdom says not; surveys show otherwise"- Economist

Wiktionary

  1. received(Adjective)

    Generally accepted as correct or true

  2. received(Adjective)

    (by implication) Unchallenged axioms

    The recent revelation that East Anglia University's Climate Research Unit actively suppressed research findings contrary to the "received wisdom" of Global Warming, has severely damaged the credibility of the UN's IPCC predictions, which relied heavily on this institution's research findings.uE000146897uE001

Webster Dictionary

  1. Received

    of Receive

Editors Contribution

  1. received

    Verb form of the word receive.

    They received their wedding documents they needed to sign for their wedding day.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'received' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #743

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'received' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1469

How to pronounce received?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say received in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of received in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of received in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of received in a Sentence

  1. Massoud Barzani:

    We'd like to thank the members of the (anti-IS) coalition for the support they have provided, but ... all the support we have received so far is not up to the level that is needed, The heavy weapons systems that we need, especially in terms of quality and quantity, for example the APCs (armored personnel carriers), the helicopters, the artillery we need for a decisive war against them (IS) - we have not received these types of weapons.

  2. Phil Ledford:

    We still cannot find the words to truly express how much we appreciate the support we've received from everyone for Ben, the family and for Carmen.

  3. Lionel Labarre:

    We have invested around 30 million euros to acquire trains, including six received today, we are still waiting for nine locomotives that will add to the 20 that are already in service.

  4. Eliot Engel:

    The answers I've received simply don't convince me that this deal will keep a nuclear weapon out of Iran's hands, and may in fact strengthen Iran's position as a destabilizing and destructive influence across the Middle East.

  5. The FDA:

    We also want to know how many cosmetics products contain talc and whether manufacturers have received adverse event reports associated with talc-containing products.

Images & Illustrations of received

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