regard favorably or with disapproval
"Her new collection of poems was not well received"
partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament
receive as a retribution or punishment
"He got 5 years in prison"
have or give a reception
"The lady is receiving Sunday morning"
experience as a reaction
"My proposal met with much opposition"
convert into sounds or pictures
"receive the incoming radio signals"
bid welcome to
greet upon arrival
accept as true or valid
"He received Christ"
express willingness to have in one's home or environs
"The community warmly received the refugees"
- take in
go through (mental or physical states or experiences)
"get an idea"
"have a feeling"
register (perceptual input)
"pick up a signal"
- pick up
receive a specified treatment (abstract)
"These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"
"His movie received a good review"
"I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions"
come into possession of
"receive a gift"
"receive letters from the front"