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Sentences with the adjective Accepting

3 examples:

Canada's physicians have dropped the gloves with NHL owners saying the league is too accepting of hockey violence.
(CBC News - Health, )

British Euroskeptics are accepting that an early treaty change is neither likely nor necessary in order to change Britain's ties to the European Union.
(The New York Times - World News, )

An international Jewish group has warned the Kunstmuseum Bern in Switzerland that the museum is opening itself up to an "avalanche" of lawsuits if it goes forward with accepting art from Cornelius Gurlitt, the late collector who hoarded works in his Munich, Germany, apartment.
(David Ng in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Question with the verb Accepting

1 example:

What are you accepting that would not be a part of your ideal day?
(Alan Cohen)

Sentences with the verb Accepting

32 examples:

Museum is accepting nominations through March 31.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Company will start accepting non-iPhone devices, PCs.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Zito is accepting an assignment to Class AAA Nashville.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

You bet, Barry Zito is accepting his assignment to Triple-A Nashville.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Harbaugh made it clear he was accepting the challenge from his brother John.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Two casinos in downtown Las Vegas plan to start accepting the online currency Bitcoin.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Jerry Richardson was accepting the Echo Foundation Award Against Violence in Charlotte.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Leading universities are accepting more students with lower grades, a UCAS report suggests.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

Jonny Wilkinson would consider accepting a coaching role at Toulon once his playing days are over.
(Mick Cleary in The Telegraph - Sport, )

Costco recently announced that next year it would stop accepting American Express at is warehouses.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

David Haines' Brother, Mike, said on Sunday that his family is accepting of all religions, as was David.
(NBC News, )

More merchants are accepting the virtual currency as payment, but its volatility means few are willing to keep it.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

The Conservative government avoided accepting any direct responsibility Tuesday for the Lac-Mégantic rail disaster.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

When most animals begin life, cells immediately begin accepting assignments to become a head, tail or a vital organ.
(Science Daily - News, )

The new $330 million program, which begins accepting applications May 11, will rank productions based on job creation.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

John Hickenlooper said he would consider accepting a cabinet post if offered one after the 2016 presidential election.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

The health secretary is due to announce whether he is accepting a recommendation to close the trust that runs Stafford Hospital.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The Peace Corps says it will begin accepting applications from same-sex domestic partners who want to serve together as volunteers overseas.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Virgin Galactic, the company aimed at taking tourists to space, is accepting the digital currency bitcoin as payment for future space travel.
(Shan Li in Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

But Justice Bruce Greyell said the document wasn’t valid under current law and that by opening her mouth, Bentley is accepting nourishment.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

The value of Bitcoin tops $1,000 once again after social gaming firm Zynga says it will start accepting the virtual currency as a payment option.
(BBC News - Technology, )

A department within the New York University Tisch School of the Arts will soon begin accepting applicants for a bachelor of fine arts in game design.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

LinkedIn users are accepting these requests at a current rate of about 4 per minute, unaware that this account isn't actually the former CEO of Apple.
(Forbes - Technology, )

In a shift, the new government will propose accepting its next bailout loan payment and fulfill most — but not all — of its austerity obligations.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt will announce later whether he is accepting a recommendation to close the trust that runs the scandal-hit Stafford Hospital.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Cyprus' biggest private university, the University of Nicosia, says it will start accepting the digital currency bitcoin as an alternative way to pay tuition fees.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Rapper Kanye West reprised one of his most infamous stunts at Sunday night's Grammy awards, unexpectedly taking the stage as Beck was accepting the album of the year award.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

U.S. President Barack Obama is accepting the resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder and praising him for his deep commitment to ensuring all Americans receive equal justice under the law.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - World, )

One insider says Steven Spielberg — who has worked out of his Amblin offices on the Universal lot since the '80s — would prefer a deal there, even if that means accepting less favorable terms.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

President Barack Obama's new immigration program was supposed to begin accepting applications Wednesday from thousands of illegal immigrants hoping for relief from the threat of sudden deportation.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

David J Peterson was teaching English Composition at Fullerton College, California, when he heard that HBO was accepting applications to develop Dothraki, the language of horse-mounted warriors, for Game of Thrones.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Not content to let his writing speak for itself, the famously contrarian film critic Armond White jeered "12 Years a Slave" helmer Steve McQueen while the latter was accepting a directing award at the New York Film Critics Circle Awards on Monday night.
(Oliver Gettell in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Negative sentences with the verb Accepting

2 examples:

He cannot help accepting his boss's order.

Rite Aid and CVS are not accepting Apple Pay because they belong to a consortium of retailers planning to release their own mobile payment system next year.
(The New York Times - Business, )


1 example:

Why is Peter Schiff now accepting the digital currency in exchange for gold?
(CNBC, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

He beguiled me into accepting it.

He browbeat her into accepting it.

Thank you for accepting to help me.

Tom was accused of accepting bribes.

I lean toward accepting the proposal.

Tom had trouble accepting Mary's love.

She cheated me into accepting the story.

She talked him into accepting the bribe.

I persuaded him into accepting the offer.

I am sure of his accepting our invitation.

Let's over the matter before accepting it.

Your mother insists upon your accepting it.

He was cheated into accepting the forged check.

Tom's body seems to be accepting the transplant.

Thank you for accepting my invitation on Facebook.

Thanks for accepting my friend request on Facebook.

Sometimes, accepting help is harder than offering it.

Accepting what you say, I'm still against the project.

She hung between refusing or accepting the invitation.

I would like to thank you for accepting my invitation.

I managed to persuade my cousin into accepting my plan.

Accepting money as a politician is sometimes a gray area.

In accepting the money, he lost the respect of the people.

Searching for the truth is easy. Accepting the truth is hard.

Accepting the other's norms is submitting to the other's power.

The official was suspected of accepting bribes from the construction companies.

He has a huge capacity for accepting other people. That's what makes him special.

Two senior officials are suspected of accepting bribes from real estate companies.

I regret that a previous engagement prevents me from accepting your kind invitation.

It will make most Americans uncomfortable if you insist on their accepting expensive gifts.

The child who was caught stealing apples bravely faced the music in accepting his punishment.

Everyone knows that he's no saint. By defending him, we'd be accepting and encouraging his views.

After six months in China, you will realize that you regret not accepting that pizza before you left.

Discussion continued in the Foreign Ministry over social integration and the policy of accepting foreigners in Japan.

I'm not good at accepting help.
(Patricia Heaton)

Listening is a form of accepting.
(Stella Terrill Mann)

A sacrifice is best refuted by accepting it.
(Wilhelm Steinitz)

Life is accepting what is and working from that.
(Gloria Naylor)

We're not very accepting of people who act strangely.
(Chester Brown)

Fatalism is the lazy man's way of accepting the inevitable.
(Natalie Clifford Barney)

We secure our friends not by accepting favors but by doing them.
(Thucydides in Peloponnesian War)

Our entire life - consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are.
(Jean Anouilh)

Stay centered by accepting whatever you are doing. This is the ultimate.

There was an idea of accepting everyone; there was no sense of exclusion.
(Bill Pullman)

Our accepting what we are must always inhibit our being what we ought to be.
(John Fowles)

Kinsey's quest was really for us all to be tolerant and accepting of each other.
(Liam Neeson)

To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal.
(Peter Ustinov)

The key to life is accepting challenges. Once someone stops doing this, he's dead.
(Bette Davis)

Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul unbelief, in denying them.
(Ralph Waldo Emerson)

Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
(George Eliot)

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

Failing doesn't make you a failure. Giving up, accepting your failure, refusing to try again does
(Richard Exely)

We are increasingly recognising and accepting, respecting and celebrating, our cultural diversity.
(Julie Bishop)

A must-do before accepting any offer.
(Forbes - Business, )

The Clone Club is now accepting new members.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Björk accepting a prize at the Webby awards in May.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

The festival will begin accepting submissions March 2.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Here are some of the organizations accepting donations.
(CBC News - World, )

Chloe Goins says she passed out after accepting a drink.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Diane Keaton accepting Woody Allen's Cecil B. DeMille award.
(Hilary Lewis in The Hollywood Reporter - Awards, )

Apple, Best Buy, Walmart among companies accepting trade-ins.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Pebble begins accepting preorders for its third-generation smartwatch.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Nasa is now accepting proposals for missions to explore Jupiter's moon.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Kim is 'by far' the most accepting of the Kardashian girls, says Jenner.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The company recently relocated to London and has been accepting pre-orders.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

This may lead to accepting residents who cannot possibly get the care they need.
(Forbes - Business, )

And if you buy into one, you are by definition accepting that the risk is higher.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Opponents are not accepting defeat, however, and are vowing to keep up the fight.
(Meagan Fitzpatrick in CBC News - World, )

The fast food chain will begin accepting mobile orders nationwide later this year.
(USA Today - Money, )

Apple began accepting orders for the Apple Watch Friday, online and in its stores.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Apple announced that its app store in China is now accepting payments from UnionPay.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Marine le Pen has caused outrage by accepting an invitation to give a talk at Oxford.
(The Independent - People, )

No sense of accepting what they already have and seeing out the series for a -0 win.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Accepting Bitcoins is like offering delicious vegan products, says an artisanal grocer.
(Forbes - Technology, )

'Midnight Rider' director issues statement accepting full blame for on-set train death.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Most football managers would need a bang to the head before accepting the Newcastle job.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Actually accepting the trophy in front of a celeb-studded crowd, on live TV, is another.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Today’s retirees are more accepting of marijuana use, and not just for medical reasons.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Any deal would depend on him accepting he would not be a regular starter at Old Trafford.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Ehud Olmert sentenced to eight months for unlawfully accepting money from U.S. supporter.
(USA Today - World, )

The number of doctors accepting new Medicare patients rose by one-third between -2011.
(USA Today - Money, )

After decades of staying on sidelines, France has been more accepting of projecting force.
(USA Today - World, )

Accepting what cannot be changed is key to happiness in old age after loss of independence.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Clinton Foundation has decided to continue accepting donations from foreign governments.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

They are accused of accepting gold coins, trips, other gifts from businessmen facing scrutiny.
(USA Today - National, )

The actress bares her soul in speech accepting the Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement award.
(Betsy Sharkey, Los Angeles Times Film Critic in Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Two Tampa, Florida McDonald's are accepting bookings for a candlelit dinner complete with roses.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

Inside a marijuana dispensary. Retailers accepting Bitcoin. And how to give compliments at work.
(The New York Times - Business, )

"The future is very bright," Roberts said accepting the Bob Lambert Technology Leadership Award.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Tech, )

The head of Indonesia's oil and gas regulator has been arrested on suspicion of accepting bribes.
(BBC News - Business, )

Perth Glory will miss the A-League finals after finally accepting guilt over the salary cap saga.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

1. Never attend any awards ceremonies at which you are neither presenting nor accepting an award.
(The Independent - People, )

Jennifer Hudson gave an emotional speech upon accepting a humanitarian award at the 2014 ceremony.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Sydney real estate agency has begun accepting bitcoin for house deposits and property advertising.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Technology, )

From July 6 to August 10, the league will be accepting formal applications from interested cities.
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

Two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank, 40, revealed why she hasn't been accepting roles in Hollywood.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

After accepting pay cut in 2013, cornerback to receive four-year extension to remain in Washington.
(USA Today - NFL, )

While accepting the award for himself, Kevin Durant called Russell Westbrook an MVP-caliber player.
(The New York Times - Pro-Basketball, )

DISH said it will begin accepting bitcoin payments by September through payment processor Coinbase.
(ZDNet US, )

New Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill says he had 'no hesitation' in accepting the position.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

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