Accepted - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əkˈseptəd|  American pronunciation of the word accepted
Brit.  |əkˈsɛptɪd|  British pronunciation of the word accepted
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto accept
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto accept

adjective

- generally approved or compelling recognition(syn: recognised, recognized)

several accepted techniques for treating the condition

Examples

There is no generally accepted definition of life.

Having more than one wife is a normal and accepted practice in some countries.

generally accepted principles of fairness and justice

several accepted techniques for treating the condition

After considering several job offers, she accepted a position with a local bank.

They offered him the job, and he accepted it.

They offered him the job, and he accepted.

They accepted some applications and rejected others.

She's still trying to get her manuscript accepted for publication.

A word that has come to be accepted as standard

This treatment is now accepted by many doctors.

A widely accepted scientific theory

Per your advice, I accepted their offer.

He felt like a failure when he wasn't accepted into law school.

Only a select few will be accepted into the program.

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