Definition of accepted in English:
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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