Found 3 items, similar to receive.
English → Indonesian
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English → English
v 1: get something; come into possession of; “receive payment”
“receive a gift”
; “receive letters from the front”
2: receive a specified treatment (abstract); “These aspects of
civilization do not find expression or receive an
; “His movie received a good review”
got nothing but trouble for my good intentions”
3: recieve (perceptual input); “pick up a signal”
[syn: pick up
4: of mental or physical states or experiences; “get an idea”
; “get nauseous”
; “undergo a strange
; “The chemical undergoes a sudden change”
fluid undergoes shear”
; “receive injuries”
; “have a
5: express willingness to have in one's home or environs; “The
community warmly received the refugees”
[syn: take in
6: accept as true or valid; “He received Christ”
7: bid welcome to; greet upon arrival [syn: welcome
] [ant: say farewell
8: convert into sounds or pictures; “receive the incoming radio
9: experience as a reaction; “My proposal met with much
10: have or give a reception; “The lady is receiving Sunday
11: receive as a retribution or punishment; “He got 5 years in
12: partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament
13: regard favorably or with disapproval; “Her new collection of
poems was not well received”
English → English
(r[-e]*s[=e]v"), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
(r[-e]*s[=e]vd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Receiving
[OF. receveir, recevoir, F. recevoir, fr. L. recipere; pref.
re- re- + capere to take, seize. See Capable
1. To take, as something that is offered, given, committed,
sent, paid, or the like; to accept; as, to receive money
offered in payment of a debt; to receive a gift, a
message, or a letter.
Receyven all in gree that God us sent. --Chaucer.
2. Hence: To gain the knowledge of; to take into the mind by
assent to; to give admission to; to accept, as an opinion,
notion, etc.; to embrace.
Our hearts receive your warnings. --Shak.
The idea of solidity we receive by our touch.
3. To allow, as a custom, tradition, or the like; to give
credence or acceptance to.
Many other things there be which they have received
to hold, as the washing of cups, and pots. --Mark
4. To give admittance to; to permit to enter, as into one's
house, presence, company, and the like; as, to receive a
lodger, visitor, ambassador, messenger, etc.
They kindled a fire, and received us every one.
5. To admit; to take in; to hold; to contain; to have
capacity for; to be able to take in.
The brazen altar that was before the Lord was too
little to receive the burnt offerings. --1 Kings
6. To be affected by something; to suffer; to be subjected
to; as, to receive pleasure or pain; to receive a wound or
a blow; to receive damage.
Against his will he can receive no harm. --Milton.
7. To take from a thief, as goods known to be stolen.
8. (Lawn Tennis) To bat back (the ball) when served.
, one on board of which newly recruited
sailors are received, and kept till drafted for service.
Syn: To accept; take; allow; hold; retain; admit.
. To receive describes simply the
act of taking. To accept denotes the taking with
approval, or for the purposes for which a thing is
offered. Thus, we receive a letter when it comes to
hand; we receive news when it reaches us; we accept a
present when it is offered; we accept an invitation to
dine with a friend.
Who, if we knew
What we receive, would either not accept
Life offered, or soon beg to lay it down.
(r[-e]*s[=e]v"), v. i.
1. To receive visitors; to be at home to receive calls; as,
she receives on Tuesdays.
2. (Lawn Tennis) To return, or bat back, the ball when
served; as, it is your turn to receive.