Translation of "accept" - English-Spanish dictionary

accept

verb uk /əkˈsept/

B1 to take something that someone offers you

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

to say that something is true, often something bad

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

to admit that you caused something bad that happened

asumir la responsabilidad/culpa
I accept full responsibility for the accident.

(Translation of “accept” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

accept

verb /əkˈsept/

to take (something offered)

aceptar

to believe in, agree to or acknowledge

aceptar
We accept your account of what happened
Their proposal was accepted

to allow someone to join an organization, attend a university course etc

Aceptar
She got accepted to her top-choice college.

to make someone new feel welcome and part of a group

Bienvenidos
New residents are accepted gladly into the community.

to allow customers to pay for goods or services in a particular way

Aceptar
Do you accept credit cards?
acceptability noun

Aceptabilidad
We are considering the acceptability of this approach to dealing with the problem.
acceptable adjective

(opposite unacceptable) satisfactory

aceptable
The decision should be acceptable to most people.

pleasing

grato
a very acceptable gift.
acceptably adverb

aceptablemente, adecuadamente
Trade winds keep the temperature to an acceptably comfortable level.
acceptance noun

aceptación
the acceptance of a job offer.
accepted adjective

generally recognized

reconocido
It is an accepted fact that the world is round.

(Translation of “accept” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)