Translation of "accept" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /əkˈsept/ us /əkˈsept/

B1 to take something that someone offers you

He accepted the job.
He won’t accept advice from anyone.

to say that something is true, often something bad

He refuses to accept that he made a mistake.
accept responsibility/blame

to admit that you caused something bad that happened

aceitar a responsabilidade/a culpa
I accept full responsibility for the accident.

(Translation of “accept” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)