Pronunciation of Accepted
/ɐksˈɛptɪd/, /ɐksˈɛptɪd/, /ɐ_k_s_ˈɛ_p_t_ɪ_d/
Antonyms for accepted:
Synonyms for accepted:
justified, valid, fair-minded, equitable, official, honorable, reasonably, justly, under bond, understandable, obvious, obviously, sporting, politically correct, even-handed, unbiased, level playing-field, just, inclusive, equally, balanced.
Other synonyms and related words:
known, putative, popular, veritable, reliable, uncontroversial, undisputed, natural, fairly, honorable, universal, scriptural, unsuspected, canonical, constituted, sporting, legitimate, equitable, accredited, true, cleared, recognised, sure, obvious, acceptable, reasonable, authentic, current, granted, inclusive, recognized, official, understandable, noncontroversial, certain, real, unbiased, approved, valid, common, unanimous.
generally agreed upon (adjective)
welcomed, conventional, established, standard, endorsed, universal, approved, customary, received, authorized, sanctioned, current, credited, acknowledged, Allowed, recognized, confirmed, popular, orthodox.
Sense 1 (noun)
professed, corroborated, declared, Testified, set down, assured, Adjured, acknowledged, certified, Contended, proclaimed, Claimed, Averred, verified, pronounced, supported, stated, attested, sustained, validated, ratified, warranted, maintained, Submitted, expressed, asserted, Avouched, Propounded.
promised, approved, welcomed, empathized, endorsed, Cooperated, Stipulated, Consented, affirmed, Conformed, Acquiesced, Capitulated, sanctioned, Concurred, contracted, pledged, blessed, Assented, Acceded, agreed.
Usage examples for accepted:
- For many years the Indian Government has accepted his bare word. - "Caves of Terror", Talbot Mundy.
- Now he had made his offer; it had not been accepted, and he was still free. - "Ralph the Heir", Anthony Trollope.
- Primeau had told him that I was the man who had given him the money, and he now accepted me as a friend. - "A Daughter of the Middle Border", Hamlin Garland.