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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Accepting willingly.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Receptive.
  • noun One who accepts; an accepter. Specifically
  • noun [capitalized] One of the French bishops and clergy who accepted the bull Unigenitus, issued in 1713 by Pope Clement XI. against the Jansenists.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An accepter.
  • adjective Accepting; receiving.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective accepting; receiving.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective accepting willingly

Etymologies

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accept +‎ -ant

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