Term:receive

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OVERVIEW OF VERB RECEIVE

1) receive, have: get something; come into possession of; “receive payment”; “receive a gift”; “receive letters from the front

2) receive, get, find, obtain, incur: receive a specified treatment (abstract); “These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation”; “His movie received a good review”; “I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions”

3) pick up, receive: register (perceptual input); “pick up a signal

4) experience, receive, have, get, undergo: go through (mental or physical states or experiences); “get an idea”; “experience vertigo”; “get nauseous”; “undergo a strange sensation”; “The chemical undergoes a sudden change”; “The fluid undergoes shear”; “receive injuries”; “have a feeling”

5) receive, take in, invite: express willingness to have in one’s home or environs; “The community warmly received the refugees”

6) receive: accept as true or valid; “He received Christ”

7) welcome, receive: bid welcome to; greet upon arrival

8) receive: convert into sounds or pictures; “receive the incoming radio signals”

9) meet, encounter, receive: experience as a reaction; “My proposal met with much opposition

10) receive: have or give a reception; “The lady is receiving Sunday morning

11) get, receive: receive as a retribution or punishment; “He got 5 years in prison

12) receive: partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament

13) receive: regard favorably or with disapproval; “Her new collection of poems was not well received”

verb receive has 13 sense(s) (first 9 from tagged texts)


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