Meaning of ACCEPTANCE in English


n.1 willingness to receive (a gift, payment, duty, etc.).

2 an affirmative answer to an invitation or proposal.

3 (often foll. by of) a willingness to accept (conditions, a circumstance, etc.).

4 a approval, belief (found wide acceptance). b willingness or ability to tolerate.

5 a agreement to meet a bill of exchange. b a bill so accepted.

Etymology: F f. accepter (as ACCEPT)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.