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accept

verb
 
/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: I accept full responsibility for the accident.
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