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Search phrase: accepted

Plays

 4 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry IV Part 11H4 V.i.115It will not be accepted, on my life.It will not be accepted, on my life,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.iii.9To be accepted of and stood upon?To be accepted of, and stood vpon?
The Merchant of VeniceMV V.i.197When naught would be accepted but the ring,When nought would be accepted but the Ring,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.30.1In most accepted pain.In most accepted paine.

Glossary

 8 result(s).
acceptedacceptable
conditionaccepted rule, agreed procedure
countedrecognized, accounted, accepted
currentaccepted, genuine, taken at face value
embracedcherished, joyfully accepted
paradoxstatement going against accepted belief, absurdity
publicaccepted, authorized, official
receivedfashionable, accepted as a norm, generally adopted

Thesaurus

 12 result(s).
acceptedpublic
acceptedcounted
acceptedcurrent
accepted as a normreceived
accepted joyfullyembraced
accepted rulecondition
belief, statement going against accepted paradox
infidelity, accepted by husbandwittol
joyfully acceptedembraced
norm, accepted as areceived
rule, acceptedcondition
statement going against accepted beliefparadox

Words Families

 1 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ACCEPTBASICaccepted adj
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