- 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.
- acceptance race,
- acceptance region,
Origin of acceptance
Examples from the Web for self-acceptance
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- a formal agreement by a debtor to pay a draft, bill, etc
- the document so acceptedCompare bank acceptance
1570s, from Middle French acceptance, from accepter (see accept). Earlier in same sense was acceptation (late 14c.).