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
How to use receive in a sentence
What we don’t know is how many people have received those notifications.A covid-fighting tool is buried in your phone. Turn it on.|Geoffrey Fowler|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
It received responses from 76 countries that include Turkey, Thailand and Russia.Global study finds pandemic exacerbates inequities for trans people|Kaela Roeder|November 20, 2020|Washington Blade
Half of the participants in Pfizer’s trial received two doses of the study vaccine, and half received two shots of saline.Pfizer and BioNTech will seek regulatory clearance of their coronavirus vaccine|Carolyn Y. Johnson|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Nearly $40 million in funds will go toward helping people who are uninsured or underinsured receive vaccines.Virginia’s coronavirus numbers are rising. Here’s what you need to know.|Antonio Olivo|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
We’ve received well over 10,000 questions, and we’ve endeavored to answer as many as possible.D.C.’s coronavirus numbers are rising. Here’s what you need to know.|Julie Zauzmer|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Because Duck Dynasty receives monster TV ratings and Robertson paid by a company (A&E) while making these public statements.Butts, Brawls, and Bill Cosby: The Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2014 |Kevin Fallon|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the day of the AFI dinner, Hitchcock receives a wire from Frank Capra, who is in Palm Springs.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
According to a ticket seller who spoke to The Guardian, the site still receives only 10 visitors a day, on average.
The Afghanistan artist who designed the cards receives a royalty on all packages sold.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Angelina Jolie in Your Life|Allison McNearney|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He often receives inquiries from sellers eager to verify that their items are authentic.Dismembering History: The Shady Online Trade in Ancient Texts|Candida Moss|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A splendid grand piano stands in one window (he receives a new one every year).Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Each has his "natural liberty," and each in his degree, great or small, receives his allotted reward.
But suppose that the consumer, for the things which he himself makes and sells, or for the work which he performs, receives more?
Whilst I am by nature optimistic, I must confess that in these latter days my optimism occasionally receives a shock.
This is still the attitude of one who receives a degree at Cambridge from the Vice-chancellor.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer