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accepted Syllabification: ac·cept·ed
Pronunciation: /əkˈseptəd/

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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  • Many listeners are, rightly, suspicious of free jazz as a refuge for those who simply cannnot "play" in the accepted sense.
  • Technically, the title of this collection includes something of a misnomer since none of the works on the disc is a quintet in the accepted sense of the word.
  • It's a commonly accepted practice that government contracts should go to the lowest bidder.

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