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  • be sexually responsive to, used of a female domesticated mammal
    • The cow accepted the bull
  • make use of or accept for some purpose
    • take a risk
    • take an opportunity
  • receive (a report) officially, as from a committee
  • be designed to hold or take
    • This surface will not take the dye
  • 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 idiosyncrasies
  • take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
    • I'll accept the charges
    • She agreed to bear the responsibility
  • 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
  • react favorably to; consider right and proper
    • People did not accept atonal music at that time
    • We accept the idea of universal health care
  • give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to
    • I cannot accept your invitation
    • I go for this resolution
  • 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
  • consider or hold as true
    • I cannot accept the dogma of this church
    • accept an argument
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