Definition of acceptive in English:

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Pronunciation: /əkˈsɛptɪv/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


Ready to accept something without resistance; receptive.
Example sentences
  • Not that he was calmly acceptive of the decline and death that would inevitably follow.
  • They were reverently acceptive of every Victorian formula.
  • These countries were recently added to the European Union, which generally has been very acceptive of equal rights for LGBT folks.

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