Examples of received in a Sentence
What was radical thinking in times past has become received wisdom today.
traditionally the received opinion was that, in the event of a divorce, the mother should get custody of the children
Recent Examples of received from the Web
More than 150 Chinese institutions and 19 foreign firms have so far received approval to offer brokerage services to crude-oil futures traders, according to the Shanghai International Energy Exchange.
He was knocked unconscious and received emergency treatment for a head injury.
The fact of that is, in the last ten or fifteen years, my work has been really well received.
Franklin, who pleaded guilty and received judgment before probation, has apologized for his behavior.
But after 15 months, Qualcomm still hasn’t received regulatory approval from China to buy NXP — its last remaining regulatory roadblock.
Friday, instead of basking in the glow of what had been a generally well received State of the Union address, a scowling Trump was being asked if the Nunes memo will prompt the firing of Rosenstein.
The England international received treatment on the pitch from club medics after just 10 minutes of Friday's game at the Emirates Stadium, and was withdrawn and replaced by James Milner who took on the armband for the rest of the game.
And while restaurant gift cards may have been a go-to gift for holidays past, giving the pleasure of not even having to leave the house, may be much more well received.
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RECEIVED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of received for English Language Learners
: widely accepted
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