receive

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Hypernyms for receive

see regard recognise comprehend celebrate consider accept partake undergo fete convert reckon greet touch get have change view recognize perceive acquire experience

Definitions for receive

  • verb - convert into sounds or pictures; "receive the incoming radio signals"
  • verb - receive a specified treatment (abstract); "These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"; "His movie received a good review"; "I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions"
  • verb - regard favorably or with disapproval; "Her new collection of poems was not well received"
  • verb - accept as true or valid; "He received Christ"
  • verb - bid welcome to; greet upon arrival
  • verb - partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament
  • verb - express willingness to have in one's home or environs; "The community warmly received the refugees"
  • verb - register (perceptual input); "pick up a signal"
  • verb - go through (mental or physical states or experiences); "get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get nauseous"; "receive injuries"; "have a feeling"
  • verb - receive as a retribution or punishment; "He got 5 years in prison"
  • verb - get something; come into possession of; "receive payment"; "receive a gift"; "receive letters from the front"
  • verb - have or give a reception; "The lady is receiving Sunday morning"
  • verb - experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
  • Pronounciation of receive

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    Synonyms for receive

    obtain invite meet incur pick up encounter get welcome experience find take in have

    Antonyms for receive

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    Holonyms for receive

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    Hyponyms for receive

    absorb hear get hustle inherit see suffer horripilate accept take assume sustain take in fence welcome induct have take up graduate

    Meronyms for receive

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    Sounds like receive

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