v. 25B6; verb
Tony received an award 007C; they received £650 in damages : BE GIVEN, be presented with, be awarded, collect; get, obtain, gain, acquire; win, be paid, earn, gross, net.
she received a letter : BE SENT, be in receipt of, accept (delivery of).
Alec received the news on Monday : BE TOLD, be informed of, be notified of, hear, discover, find out (about), learn; informal get wind of.
he received her suggestion with a complete lack of interest : HEAR, listen to; respond to, react to.
she received a serious injury : EXPERIENCE, sustain, undergo, meet with; suffer, bear.
they received their guests : GREET, welcome, say hello to.
she's not receiving visitors : ENTERTAIN, be at home to.