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Question with the noun Acceptance

1 example:

But do ratings translate into acceptance?
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Sentences with the noun Acceptance

16 examples:

His acceptance of the present was regarded as bribery.

The Lockheed scandal is a worldwide corruption scandal involving the major American plane manufacturer Lockheed. It came to light in February 1976 and revolved mainly around the acceptance of passenger plane contracts.

Happiness can exist only in acceptance.
(George Orwell)

Familiarity with evil breeds not contempt but acceptance.
(Roy Hattersley)

Lack of documentation is becoming a problem for acceptance.
(Wietse Venema)

For no man could be blessed without the acceptance of his own head.
(Yoruba proverb)

Bad humor is an evasion of reality; good humor is an acceptance of it.
(Malcolm Muggeridge)

'Age' is the acceptance of a term of years. But maturity is the glory of years.
(Martha Graham)

Attitude is your acceptance of the natural laws, or your rejection of the natural laws.
(Stuart Chase)

An ETF-type bitcoin investment, full of risks, is struggling for acceptance.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Attitudes on same-sex marriage among congregations range from rejection to acceptance.
(USA Today - National, )

The acceptance of bullying in U.S. culture contributes to sexual assault in the armed forces, experts say.
(UPI - Health News, )

There was all this chatter late in the week about a Microsoft campaign to boost the acceptance of Window 8.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Savory is widely recognized as the fifth, and others, like soapiness and metallic, are jockeying for acceptance.
(The New York Times - Health, )

Caitlyn Jenner calls for the acceptance of transgender people in her first public appearance since coming out as a transgender woman.
(BBC Sport, )

Microsoft now supports bitcoin and is rumored to be preparing to expand its acceptance of the digital currency beyond the U.S. border.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )


4 examples:

Does this signal future problems with consumer acceptance of EVs?
(Forbes - Business, )

Then, Kanye West nearly pulled a Kanye West and went on stage during Beck's acceptance speech?
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Is there an alternative to shelling out all that money just to put in an application to a school where acceptance rates are depressingly low?
(Forbes - Education, )

New services like Oyster, Scribd and others that allow readers who pay a fixed monthly fee to read all they can have started to gain wide acceptance among publishers and readers, but are they good for everyone involved?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Those customs found acceptance there.

The theory will find general acceptance.

The acceptance rates for famous universities are low, so examinees must try their hardest to get in.

The student submitted a paper to an English-language journal, and the result was "conditional acceptance".

SNAFU is an acronym expressing the enlisted man's resigned acceptance of chaos. Situation Normal: All Fucked Up.

Game of Thrones has been credited with an increased popularity of fantasy themes and mainstream acceptance of the fantasy fandom.

Culture shock tends to move through four different stages: wonder (or the honeymoon period), frustration, depression and acceptance.

Yet, because of the wide spread acceptance of contraception birth control in the institutional church, the moon is already turned to blood.

You're going to have more rejection than acceptance.
(Barry Mann)

Any acceptance of authority is the very denial of truth.

You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.
(Ray Bradbury, advice to writers)

Certainly tolerance and acceptance were at the forefront of my music.
(Bruce Springsteen)

Acceptance of dissent is the fundamental requirement of a free society.
(Richard Royster)

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
(Nathaniel Branden)

Acceptance and tolerance and forgiveness, those are life-altering lessons.
(Jessica Lange)

Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.
(Miyamoto Musashi, )

The first thing a kindness deserves is acceptance, the second, transmission.
(George MacDonald)

Acceptance of prevailing standards often means we have no standards of our own.
(Jean Toomer)

Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is the resolute acceptance of death.
(Miyamoto Musashi in The Book of Five Rings)

What we need is not more distrust and division. What we need now is acceptance.
(Tom Daschle)

The antiquity and general acceptance of an opinion is not assurance of its truth.
(Pierre Bayle)

The best of ideas is hurt by uncritical acceptance and thrives on critical examination.
(George Polya)

Tolerance is the eager and glad acceptance of the way along which others seek the truth.
(Walter Besant)

No intelligent idea can gain general acceptance unless some stupidity is mixed in with it.
(Fernando Pessoa)

The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.
(Brian Tracy)

Acceptance is such an important commodity, some have called it the first law of personal growth.
(Peter McWilliams)

After an argument, silence may mean acceptance or the continuation of resistance by other means.
(Mason Cooley)

Acceptance is such an important commodity, some have called it "the first law of personal growth."
(Peter McWilliams in Life 101)

Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
(William James)

The principal barrier to a general acceptance of the monist position is that it is counterintuitive.
(Michael Shermer)

Public acceptance may lag advances in technology.
(USA Today - Money, )

He was about to interrupt Beck's acceptance speech.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

During his acceptance speech a number of fans booed.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The quality of biopsies used in acceptance decisions was low.
(Science Daily - News, )

Her Teen Choice Awards acceptance speech got pretty emotional.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Films and TV helped clear a path for acceptance in pop culture.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Beacons that only switch on when necessary find more acceptance.
(Science Daily - News, )

Patricia Arquette got political during her Oscars acceptance speech.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Emeli Sande wins three Mobo Awards and gives a tuneful acceptance speech.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

Kanye gives a poignant speech about racism during his BET acceptance speech.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

The body acceptance movement has been growing in an unexpected place: fashion.
(NBC Today, )

Second MRH90 simulator gains government certification, operational acceptance.
(UPI - Business News, )

The surprise Emmy winner has explained her, um, memorable acceptance speech. Sorta.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Talk about #GirlPower: The winner rallied for women in her Oscars acceptance speech.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

It is not illegal to be gay or trans in Turkey, but acceptance is not easily achieved.
(Nil Köksal in CBC News - World, )

The ad ran moments before Caitlyn Jenner accepted the Ashe award to promote acceptance.
(USA Today - Money, )

Model Ashley Graham gave a TED Talk in Spain last week on body acceptance and positivity.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Pedophiles find validation and acceptance on message boards and child porn clearinghouses.
(USA Today - National, )

Sandra Bullock makes 'em laugh with an acceptance speech, while Lady Gaga looks like Cher.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The best of the dedications, acceptance speeches and backstage antics from the 2013 Baftas.
(Alice Vincent in The Telegraph - Culture, )

The Chromebook has evolved nicely, resulting in acceptance by schools and some enterprises.
(ZDNet US, )

Each acceptance speech, on its own, was both delightfully personal and highly enlightening.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

This week: unemployment rates, traditional television services and homosexuality acceptance.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

It is the international symbol of gay pride – an iconic image of diversity and acceptance.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Cortez Burrell featured last month in article marking achievement of 100% college acceptance.
(USA Today - National, )

Ewing Grahame: acceptance of incomplete registrations by SFA is why punishment was not severe.
(Ewing Grahame in The Telegraph - Sport, )

It was hailed with near universal acceptance and Collins was lauded as a hero for his bravery.
(Forbes - Business, )

That is one of the questions that stands in the way of consumer acceptance, research suggests.
(ZDNet UK, )

Lewis Hamilton is relishing his new-found acceptance at Mercedes for exactly who and what he is.
(Oliver Brown in The Telegraph - Formula One, )

Nadella talks about the shift to a "productivity and platform" company and acceptance of change.
(Tech Times - Biz Tech, )

Crazy Eyes’ eye makeup didn’t even run when she cried during her emotional acceptance speech.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Style & Culture, )

Evidence revealed a lack of public acceptance toward breast-feeding may influence this hesitation.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sea acceptance testing was conducted by the Norwegian Coast Guard on an Exelis information system.
(UPI - Business News, )

A documentarian looks behind the headlines at LGBT activism and acceptance among African Americans.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Children of Greek migrants still face a long road to full acceptance in the country they call home.
(USA Today - World, )

Chris Hemsworth gushed over wife Elsa Pataky during his acceptance speech at the 2015 G'Day USA gala.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

There is too much acceptance, too much tolerance, there are too many people shrugging their shoulders.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Competitive videogame playing, known as e-sports, has passed many milestones to mainstream acceptance.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Li Na makes an amusing acceptance speech to the Melbourne crowd after winning the Australian Open title.
(BBC Sport - Tennis, )

In recent years the acceptance rate has reached 40%; for of the prior decade it was in 25% to 30% range.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

There has been anger, denial, bargaining for time, overwhelming sadness and finally a certain acceptance.
(Forbes - Business, )

Once you have the college acceptance letter, you need to figure out if your student can afford to attend.
(CNBC, )

Rolls-Royce's first MT30 gas turbine engine for South Korea's FFX frigate program passes acceptance tests.
(UPI - Business News, )

One of the obstacles to acceptance of massive open online courses is the potential for widespread cheating.
(Science Daily - News, )

The momentum behind smart meters is gathering pace and so is the push for consumer acceptance and adoption.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Ingalls Shipbuilding reports a new cutter for the Coast Guard is ship-shape for upcoming acceptance trials.
(UPI - Business News, )

Eight out of ten British women believe their social acceptance and beauty lies in how good their hair looks.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Rangers Supporters Trust calls for an investigation into RIFC board's acceptance of a loan from Mike Ashley.
(BBC Sport, )

Even though I'm straight, I relate to my LGBT brothers and sisters as I also struggle for others' acceptance.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Advocates delighted in the pope's acceptance of breast-feeding as a natural act appropriate in a sacred place.
(USA Today - National, )

The R/V Neil Armstrong, a first-of-class oceanographic research vessel, has passed U.S. Navy acceptance trials.
(UPI - Business News, )

Austal USA is preparing the USNS Trenton for delivery to the Navy following its completion of acceptance trials.
(UPI - Business News, )

Nowhere is the growing acceptance and practice of multiracial relationships more common than on college campuses.
(USA Today - National, )

Jenner sells acceptance and transgender pride in her new E! series as capably as she sold cereal as Bruce Jenner.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

With a long history of seemingly universal acceptance, the practice of hazing is an enduring anthropological puzzle.
(Science Daily - News, )

Treating pain with meditation may seem like a desperate and unlikely measure but it is gaining widespread acceptance.
(Daily Mail - News, )

All that could change, however, based on a study that has found a way to boost the corneal transplant acceptance rate.
(Science Daily - News, )

BMW is launching two new ways for owners of its electric cars to recharge their batteries in bid for broader acceptance.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

There may be a way to quantify how quickly certain foods make the transition from urban elites to mainstream acceptance.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

But judging from this week's events, high-res audio is still at the beginning of a long, hard slog to market acceptance.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Also mentioned more than God in acceptance speeches are Harvey Weinstein, James Cameron, George Lucas and Peter Jackson.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Recent numbers from the BBC show that their on demand/catch-up service, BBC iPlayer, continues to gain public acceptance.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Atlanta's Dragon Con has built a reputation as an annual destination for acceptance and appreciation of all things nerdy.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

When my students graduate, they tell me excitedly about their job offers and their acceptance letters to graduate school.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The IRS last made significant changes to its offer program in 2012, resulting in a dramatic increase in acceptance rates.
(Forbes - Business, )

After winning World Championship long jump gold, the outspoken Greg Rutherford says 'all I've ever wanted is acceptance'.
(Ben Bloom in The Telegraph - Sport, )

As such, bitterness presents a key obstacle to the acceptance and effectiveness of beneficial drugs by children worldwide.
(Science Daily - News, )

Acceptance speeches at Hollywood awards shows aren't usually noted for their high-brow references or even basic coherence.
(David Ng in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

"We need more employment of LGBT people, in front of and behind the camera," Washington said during her acceptance speech.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Millions of college-bound high school seniors are receiving acceptance letters and financial aid award packages this month.
(NBC Today, )

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