find acceptance

Definition of find acceptance

  1. :  to be accepted or approved of His doctrines found acceptance among scholars.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to come upon often accidentally :  encounter

    :  to meet with (a particular reception)

    :  to come upon by searching or effort

  1. :  an act or instance of finding

    :  something found: such as

    :  a valuable discovery

  1. :  the quality or state of being accepted or acceptable

    :  the act of accepting something or someone :  the fact of being accepted :  approval

    :  an agreeing either expressly or by conduct to the act or offer of another so that a contract is concluded and the parties become legally bound

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