- v get something; come into possession of
receive a gift
receive letters from the front
- v receive a specified treatment (abstract)
These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation
His movie received a good review
- v register (perceptual input)
- v go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
- v express willingness to have in one's home or environs
The community warmly received the refugees
- v accept as true or valid
He received Christ
- v bid welcome to; greet upon arrival
- v convert into sounds or pictures
receive the incoming radio signals
- v experience as a reaction
- v have or give a reception
- v receive as a retribution or punishment
- v partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament
- v regard favorably or with disapproval
Her new collection of poems was not well received
- The Democratic primary elections determine the number of pledged votes each candidate will receive from a state's pledged votes as a proportion of the election results.
- We hope your children receive more respect than we did.
- Last week, brokerage firm ETrade said it expects to receive $800 million.
News & Articles
- Track. Gamecocks Receive 13 All-America Distinctions
Eleven Gamecocks combined to receive 13 All-America certificates, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced.
June 11, 2013 - South Carolina Gamecocks
- Brainerd, Deerwood receive DEED grants
Brainerd, Deerwood receive state grants Brainerd and Deerwood were among 32 Minnesota communities in outstate Minnesota that received grants to help pay for rehabilitating housing and commercial structures and improving infrastructure.
June 11, 2013 - Brainerd Dispatch
- British Airways to receive Boeing Dreamliner from June 26
LONDON (Reuters) - British Airways will receive its first two Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes on June 26 and 27 and its first Airbus A380 superjumbo jet seven days later, becoming the first European airline to operate both aircraft. The airline, which is owned by International Airlines Group , said it would take delivery of the Airbus A380 on July 4. British Airways is spending 5 billion pounds ($8 ...
June 10, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Joe Manchin in USA Today
We did not receive the miracle we prayed for,Manchin said. "Now this journey has ended and now the healing will start."
- Al Gore in The Age
I am deeply honoured to receive the Nobel Peace Prize,Mr Gore said in a statement. "My wife, Tipper, and I will donate 100 per cent of the proceeds of the award to the Alliance for Climate Protection, a bipartisan non-profit organisation...
- Mike Garrett in ESPN
In the letter -- which was dated July 1 and seen by ESPN -- Garrett wrote that he spoke with Baxter and "he has now confirmed that he did not receive a call from your institution. Therefore, USC has no intention of pursuing this matter further. I...