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Definition of the noun acceptableness

What does acceptableness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: acceptablenesses

  1. satisfactoriness by virtue of conforming to approved standards

Alternative definition of the noun acceptableness


  1. The quality of being acceptable, or suitable to be favorably received; acceptability.

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Google previewThe Nation (1903)

Acceptableness is that quality. Whether money is stable, or divisible, or portable, or yellow, or white, or coppercolored, ...

Google previewThe Nation [Electronic Resource] (1896)

Acceptableness is a state of the human mind which laws ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc (1816)

Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference

*ACCEPTABLENESS. n.s. (from acceptable.] The quality of being acceptable.—It will thereby take away the acceptableness of that conjunction. Grow's Cosm. Sacra, b. ii. c. 2. - * ACCEPTABLY. adv. [from acceptable.) In an acceptable manner; ...

Google previewThe Royal English Dictionary ... The Fourth Edition Improved; to which are Added, the Lives of Several Eminent Modern Writers (1771)

by Daniel Fenning

ACCEPTABLENESS, S. [from acceptable] the quality which renders a thing worthy of a reception, joined with approbation. ACCEPTANCE, S. [of acceptans] an accepting or receiving favourably or kindly ; fometimes the meaning or manner of ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Favourable reception; state of being acceptable; favourable regard or acceptableness — (the word more generally used in this sense); the meaning or sense in which a word or expression is understood or generally received ; reception in ...

Google previewThe Newest Young Man's Companion, Containing a Compendious English Grammar, Instructions to Write Variety of Hands ... Letters ... Forms of Indentures, Wills, Testaments ... &c Arithmetic and Book-keeping ... a Compendium of Geography ... the Management of Horses ... the Art of Painting ... and an English Spelling Dictionary ... Illustrated with a Map of the World ... The Sixth Edition, Greatly Enlarged and Improved (1766)

by Thomas Wise (Accountant)

abstruse absurd abundance abuse academy acceleration accept acceptableness accessorv accident accidentalness acclamation accommodate accommodation accompaniment accompany accomplice accomplish accomplishment - A D M ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and Mineralogy (1807)

With an Account of the Processes Employed in Many of the Most Important Chemical Manufactures to which are Added a Description of Chemical Apparatus, and Various Useful Tables of Weights and Measures, Chemical Instruments, &c. &c by Arthur Aikin, Charles Rochemont Aikin

render needless any observations on this subject; and the great encouragement which has been given in this and in other countries to this plan of describing the Arts and Sciences, is an ample proof of its utility and general acceptableness.

Google previewA Comprehensive Pronouncing and Explanatory Dictionary (1830)

by Joseph Emerson Worcester

of acceptable, for example, determines the pronunciation of acceptably and acceptableness. With respect to words of doubtful or disputed pronunciation, the different modes of different orthoepists are exhibited after the words in brackets, the ...

Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

by Christian Friderick Bay

Modtagelighed, Acceptableness. Modtagelse, Acceptance, Reception, Receipt. Admission. (Ords eller. Menings) Acceptacion. (gunstig) Accept1On, - Modtager, a Receiver, Aceeptant, M7odtaget ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Derivations, Or, An Introduction to Etymology, on a New Plan (1872)

by Robert Sullivan

agreeable or pleasing to the receiver, as an accept' able present : ACCEPTABLENESS, the quality of being accept' able: ACCEPTABLY, in an acceptable manner: ACCEPTANCE, the act of accepting ; an agreement or undertaking to pay, ...

Google previewIrish English Dictionary (1904)

by Patrick Stephen Dinneen

acceptableness. So-stunurce, a.

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of the English Language, ... To which is Prefixed, a Prosodial Grammar. By Thomas Sheridan .. The Sixth Edition (1796)

Acceptableness, åk' / p-täbl-nèf. f. The quality of being acceptable. Acceptably, ák ' / p-tå-blỹ. ad. In an acceptable manner. Acceptance, åk-/&p'-tánfe. f. Reception with approbation. * Acceptation, åkfp-tå:/bùn. f. Reception, whether good or bad ...

Google previewAn American Dictionary of the English Language (1842)

Exhibiting the Origin, Orthography, Pronunciation, and Definitions of Words by Noah Webster

acceptablo, acceptableness, fearfully and fearfulness. * -- . . . . _* In the Synopsis, the vowels are marked, in many instances, by a period under them, to denote an indistinct sound. These syllables are differently designated by the orthoëpists ...

Google previewA Vergilian Dictionary Embracing All the Words Found in the Eclogues, Georgics, and Aeneid of Vergil (1882)

With Numerous References to the Text Verifying and Illustrating the Definitions by Henry Simmons Frieze

acceptableness, agreeableness ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and Meaning (1790)

by Thomas Sheridan

ACCEPTABLENESS, Ak'-sép-tāblnèss. s. The quality of being acceptable. / ACCEPTABLY, Ak'-sép-tá-bly. ad. In an acceptable manner. ACCEPTANCE, Ak- sép'-tänse. s. Reception with approbation. ACCEPTATION, Ak-sép-tá-shūm s.

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