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Definition of the adjective acceptive
What does acceptive mean as an attribute of a noun?
- inclined to accept rather than reject
- accepting willingly
Alternative definition of the adjective acceptive
- Fit for acceptance.
- [obsolete] Ready to accept.
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Based on the Publications of the United States Bureau of Education and the Rules of the American Philolgical Association and the Simplified Spelling Board by Frank H. Vizetelly
Acceptive . ac-ces'sl-blp, a. Accessible. ac-ces'slond8, pp. Accessioned. ac-clalm'a-blp, ...
A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie
Acceptive t (ak-septiv), a. Ready to accept. The people generally are very acceptive and apt to applaud any meritable work. B. 9onson. Acceptor. See ACCEPTER.
by Robert Jean Campbell
acceptive phase Copulatory phase; genital union.
Incorporating the Labours of Sheridan and Walker ... Also a Key to the Pronunciation of Classical and Scripture Proper Names by James Knowles
ACCEPTIVE, ak-sq>t-!v, a.
by John Boag
Acceptive, ak-stp'tlv . a. Ready to accept. Obs. Access, ak'sess, [L. ae for ad, and cessvs, come,] n. A corning to; near approach; admittance; admission; a*, to gain octets to a prince.
by Samuel Johnson, John Walker
ACCEPTIVE, (qk-Sep-tiv) a. accept. ACCESS, (ak-sess, ok'-sess or, #1-sess') m. a. The way by which anything may be approached; the means or , liberty of apProaching ; encrease; enlargement; ad. dition. ACCESSARILY, (qk"-ses-sq-re- le) ...
Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)
Acceptive, ab- septiv, s.
A New Universal Etymological, Technological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1849)
Embracing All Terms Used in Art, Science, and Literature by John Craig (Lexicographer)
AccEPTIve, ab-sep'tiv, s. Ready to accept. Access, ak-ses' ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3E1P3T1I1V4E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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