acceptancy

[ ak-sep-tuh n-see ]
/ ækˈsɛp tən si /
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noun, plural ac·cept·an·cies.

the act of accepting; acceptance.
a willingness to accept or receive; receptiveness.

Nearby words

  1. acceptability,
  2. acceptable,
  3. acceptance,
  4. acceptance race,
  5. acceptance region,
  6. acceptant,
  7. acceptation,
  8. accepted,
  9. accepted masons,
  10. accepted pairing

Origin of acceptancy

First recorded in 1855–60; accept + -ancy

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Examples from the Web for acceptancy

  • You know I have no fresh first devotion to offer you, I have not even a heart swept and garnished for your acceptancy.

    Miss Hildreth, Volume 2 of 3|Augusta de Grasse Stevens