Definition of acceptive in English:


Line breaks: ac¦cept|ive
Pronunciation: /əkˈsɛptɪv


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

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Pronunciation: ˈflɪp(ə)nt
not showing a serious or respectful attitude