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
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Gregory Hutchings:

    I still received phone calls and e-mails from parents, it's a no-win situation.

  2. Samaria Rice:

    The city's answer was very disrespectful to my son, Tamir, i have not received an apology from the police department or the city of Cleveland in regards to the killing of my son, and it hurts.

  3. Program Manager:

    If our inspectors go to a lemonade stand, it means we’ve received a complaint, and generally complaints stem from high levels of activity or noise that disrupts neighbors.

  4. Russian President Vladimir Putin:

    We have recently received additional reports that confirm that oil from ISIL-controlled territories is delivered to the territory of Turkey on an industrial scale.

  5. Shelly Tygielski:

    Within the first 24 hours I received an email offering to start a Pandemic of Love community for San Francisco, and within two to three days I got messages to create communities in Portugal and Barcelona, and now I get at least 20 emails a day from folks who want to create micro-communities from all over the world.

Images & Illustrations of received

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