- an engagement to pay an order, draft, or bill of exchange when it becomes due, as by the person on whom it is drawn.
- an order, draft, etc., that a person or bank has accepted as calling for payment and has thus promised to pay.
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Example sentences from the Web for non-acceptance
Indeed, disappointment at the non-acceptance of so many of his views by the world at large accentuated it.Literary Celebrities of the English Lake-District|Frederick Sessions
Answers to royal invitations should be written in the third person, and reasons given for non-acceptance.Manners and Rules of Good Society|Anonymous
I could not help fancying, however, that the man was considerably disappointed at the non-acceptance of his preposterous offer.My Strangest Case|Guy Boothby
You are requested to signify your acceptance, or non-acceptance of this appointment.Memoirs of Service Afloat, During the War Between the States|Raphael Semmes
If the bill has been dishonoured by non-acceptance it may be “accepted for honour supra protest.”
British Dictionary definitions for non-acceptance
- a formal agreement by a debtor to pay a draft, bill, etc
- the document so acceptedCompare bank acceptance