acceptant

adjective
ac·​cep·​tant | \ ik-ˈsep-tənt How to pronounce acceptant (audio) , ak-\

Definition of acceptant

: willing to accept : receptive

First Known Use of acceptant

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acceptant

borrowed from French, going back to Middle French, from present participle of accepter "to accept"

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