Translation of accept in Spanish:

accept

Pronunciation: /əkˈsept/

vt

  • 1 (receive willingly) [gift/invitation/award/job] aceptar; [credit card/check] aceptar they accepted him into their circle lo admitieron or aceptaron en su círculo
  • 2 2.1 [argument/theory] aceptar; [evidence] aceptar, admitir; [explanation/apology] aceptar it is accepted practice in this sort of case es la práctica establecida en este tipo de casos the accepted wisdom is that … la opinión de los que saben es que … 2.2 (recognize) reconocer* I accept your right to refuse reconozco que tienes derecho a negarte I accept that there is room for improvement reconozco que podría mejorarse do you accept that you were wrong? ¿reconoces or admites que estabas equivocado?
  • 3 (tolerate) [situation/misfortune] aceptar to accept the inevitable aceptar lo inevitable, resignarse a lo inevitable

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