Meaning of ACCEPTANCE in English

ACCEPTANCE

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ complete , full , total , unconditional , wholehearted

▪ conditional , grudging , reluctant

▪ gradual

▪ greater , growing , increasing

Alternative medicines are now winning greater ~ among doctors.

▪ broad , general , universal , wide , widespread

▪ popular , public

▪ blind , easy , immediate , ready , uncritical , unquestioning

Their attitude was condemned as blind ~ of authority.

▪ implicit , passive , tacit

▪ formal , official

▪ cultural , social , societal ( esp. AmE )

▪ mainstream

▪ consumer , market , user

VERB + ACCEPTANCE

▪ achieve , find , gain , win

The idea was slow to gain general ~.

▪ seek

The group is now seeking formal ~.

ACCEPTANCE + NOUN

▪ address , speech

▪ letter

PREPOSITION

▪ ~ among

These concepts have gained broad ~ among scientists.

▪ ~ of

society's ~ of homosexuality

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .