acceptive

adjective
ac·​cep·​tive | \ ak-ˈsep-tiv How to pronounce acceptive (audio) \

Definition of acceptive

First Known Use of acceptive

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for acceptive

accept + -ive

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“Acceptive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acceptive. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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