Meaning of RECEPTION in English


noun a retaking; a recovery.

2. reception ·noun the state of being received.

3. reception ·noun acceptance, as of an opinion or doctrine.

4. reception ·noun the act of receiving; receipt; admission; as, the reception of food into the stomach; the reception of a letter; the reception of sensation or ideas; reception of evidence.

5. reception ·noun the act or manner of receiving, ·esp. of receiving visitors; entertainment; hence, an occasion or ceremony of receiving guests; as, a hearty reception; an elaborate reception.

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