Definition of accepted in English:


Syllabification: ac·cept·ed
Pronunciation: /əkˈseptəd


Generally believed or recognized to be valid or correct: he wasn’t handsome in the accepted sense the accepted consensus within the church
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  • Once established, pejorative stereotypes can be invoked, commonly accepted prejudices played to.
  • Liddell & Scott's Greek Lexicon is a universally accepted standard among scholars.
  • Girard's fashionable idea concerning the scapegoat is not accepted uncritically.

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