Synonyms for (noun) reception

Synonyms: receipt, reception

Definition: the act of receiving

Similar words: getting, acquiring

Definition: the act of acquiring something

Usage: I envied his talent for acquiring; he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving


Synonyms: reception

Definition: (American football) the act of catching a pass in football

Usage: the tight end made a great reception on the 20 yard line

Similar words: grab, catch, snatch, snap

Definition: the act of catching an object with the hands

Usage: Mays made the catch with his back to the plate; he made a grab for the ball before it landed; Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away; the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion


Synonyms: reception

Definition: quality or fidelity of a received broadcast

Similar words: broadcasting

Definition: taking part in a radio or tv program


Synonyms: reception, response

Definition: the manner in which something is greeted

Usage: she did not expect the cold reception she received from her superiors

Similar words: salutation, greeting

Definition: (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)


Synonyms: reception

Definition: a formal party of people; as after a wedding

Similar words: party

Definition: a group of people gathered together for pleasure

Usage: she joined the party after dinner