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Synonyms for receive

Synonyms for (verb) receive

Synonyms: receive Definition: convert into sounds or pictures Usage: receive the incoming radio signals

Similar words: convert Definition: change the nature, purpose, or function of something Usage: convert lead into gold; convert hotels into jails; convert slaves to laborers

Synonyms: incur, get, obtain, receive, find Definition: receive a specified treatment (abstract) Usage: 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

Similar words: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: receive Definition: regard favorably or with disapproval Usage: Her new collection of poems was not well received

Similar words: reckon, regard, consider, view, see Definition: deem to be Usage: She views this quite differently from me; I consider her to be shallow; I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do

Synonyms: receive Definition: accept as true or valid Usage: He received Christ

Similar words: accept Definition: consider or hold as true Usage: I cannot accept the dogma of this church; accept an argument

Synonyms: receive, welcome Definition: bid welcome to; greet upon arrival

Similar words: greet, recognise, recognize Definition: express greetings upon meeting someone

Synonyms: receive Definition: partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament

Similar words: touch, partake Definition: consume Usage: She didn't touch her food all night

Synonyms: receive, pick up Definition: register (perceptual input) Usage: pick up a signal

Similar words: comprehend, perceive Definition: to become aware of through the senses Usage: I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon

Synonyms: receive, experience, get, have Definition: go through (mental or physical states or experiences) Usage: get an idea; experience vertigo; get nauseous; receive injuries; have a feeling

Similar words: undergo Definition: pass through Usage: The chemical undergoes a sudden change; The fluid undergoes shear; undergo a strange sensation

Synonyms: have, receive Definition: get something; come into possession of Usage: receive payment; receive a gift; receive letters from the front

Similar words: acquire, get Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work

Synonyms: receive Definition: have or give a reception Usage: The lady is receiving Sunday morning

Similar words: celebrate, fete Definition: have a celebration Usage: They were feting the patriarch of the family; After the exam, the students were celebrating

Synonyms: encounter, meet, receive Definition: experience as a reaction Usage: My proposal met with much opposition

Similar words: experience, have Definition: undergo Usage: The stocks had a fast run-up