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Accept - Nkhensa. Amukela. Pfumela.

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Definition of accept
- Accept v
- Consider or hold as true; "I cannot accept the dogma of this church"; "accept an argument" [ant: {reject}]
- Receive willingly something given or offered; "The only girl who would have him was the miller's daughter"; "I won't have this dog in my house!"; "Please accept my present" [syn: {take}, {have}] [ant: {refuse}]
- Give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to; "I cannot accept your invitation"; "I go for this resolution" [syn: {consent}, {go for}] [ant: {refuse}]
- React favorably to; consider right and proper; "People did not accept atonal music at that time"; "We accept the idea of universal health care"
- Admit into a group or community; "accept students for graduate study"; "We'll have to vote on whether or not to admit a new member" [syn: {admit}, {take}, {take on}]
- Take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; "I'll accept the charges"; "She agreed to bear the responsibility" [syn: {bear}, {take over}, {assume}]
- Tolerate or accommodate oneself to; "I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"; "I swallowed the insult"; "She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncracies" [syn: {live with}, {swallow}]
- Be designed to hold or take; "This surface will not take the dye" [syn: {take}]
- Of a deliberative body: receive (a report) officially, as from a committee
- Make use of or accept for some purpose; "take a risk"; "take an opportunity" [syn: {take}]
- Be sexually responsive to, used of a female domesticated mammal; "The cow accepted the bull"
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