Origin of receive
OTHER WORDS FROM receivein·ter·re·ceive, verb (used with object), in·ter·re·ceived, in·ter·re·ceiv·ing.non·re·ceiv·ing, adjectivepre·re·ceive, verb (used with object), pre·re·ceived, pre·re·ceiv·ing.un·re·ceiv·ing, adjective
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How to use receive in a sentence
He called to receive financial advice on tax implications, then had a chat with his father.Trevor Bauer, unorthodox star with an unorthodox deal, gets an unorthodox Dodgers intro|Chelsea Janes|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Individuals who register for this free event can receive a downloadable affirmations journal and a Valentine’s Day card.
Wyden has also said in a statement that families that had received the first two payments would expect a third.House Democrats reject plan to sharply curtail $1,400 stimulus payments in coronavirus relief package|Jeff Stein, Erica Werner|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
He said he had received grass-roots donations from people in all 67 counties of Pennsylvania and all 50 states.Republican Sen. Richard C. Shelby announces he will retire in 2022|Colby Itkowitz, Erica Werner|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
After agreeing to pay cuts last year, players will receive 100 percent of their salaries and bonuses in 2021.
Specifically, what briefing did the flight crew receive before they went to the airplane?Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501|Clive Irving|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They will still receive a salary if something is to happen to Ziad, but she is trying to make sure she saves as much as possible.
The younger man rolled down his window to receive the approaching Williams “to see what he wanted.”Exposed: The Gay-Bashing Pastor’s Same-Sex Assault|M.L. Nestel|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The defense team expects to receive all of the documents and evidence in the coming week.The Strange Case of the Christian Zionist Terrorist|Creede Newton|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And I was lucky enough to receive an invitation to stay at Easter Elchies House, the spiritual home at The Macallan.A Whisky Connoisseur Remembers That First Sip of The Macallan||December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Authorised Version has: “And as a mother shall she meet him, and receive him as a wife married of a virgin.”Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
General Lachambre, as the hero of Cavite, followed to receive the applause which was everywhere showered upon him in Spain.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The wisdom of a scribe cometh by his time of leisure: and he that is less in action, shall receive wisdom.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Then both the partners laughed together—pleasantly and cheerfully, as men who are going to receive money, often do.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
Various matters mentioned by the governor receive perfunctory and formal answers.