Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Fitting; appropriate.
  • Ready to accept.

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

  • adjective Fit for acceptance.
  • adjective obsolete Ready to accept.

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

  • adjective Fit for acceptance.
  • adjective obsolete Ready to accept.
  • adjective Receptive.

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

  • adjective accepting willingly
  • adjective inclined to accept rather than reject

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

accept +‎ -ive

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