- received pronunciation,
- received standard,
- receiver general,
Origin of received
Examples from the Web for well-received
Singers Nancy Wilson and Billy Eckstine attended, and actor and activist Ossie Davis delivered a well-received speech.When Bill Cosby N-Bombed the Congressional Black Caucus|Asawin Suebsaeng|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a strong speech, a solid speech, a well-delivered and well-received speech—but also a safe and unadventurous speech.
While campaigning for the 2008 Republican nomination, Romney made a well-received speech on faith and politics in Houston.Word Cloud: Readers Tell Us One Word That Comes to Mind to Describe Mitt Romney|Matthew DeLuca, Sam Schlinkert|January 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In 2008, R.E.M. roared back to life with the well-received Accelerate.Michael Stipe and Mike Mills Talk About R.E.M.’s Breakup|Chris Lee|November 30, 2011|DAILY BEAST
After a few friendly and well-received remarks on general subjects, he laid his card by her hand on the counter.The Voice of the City|O. Henry
That this dramatist was the only one whose homage was well-received and presence ever welcome to her, there is no dispute.Their Majesties' Servants (Volume 1 of 3)|John Doran
The name was well-received by both sides, and all seemed en train for a satisfactory settlement.
adjective (well received when postpositive)
"generally accepted as true or good," mid-15c., past participle adjective from receive. Thomas Browne called such notions receptaries (1646).