Results for reception

Definitions of reception:

part of speech: noun

Act of receiving: admission: state of being received: a receiving or manner of receiving for entertainment: welcome.

part of speech: noun

The act or the power of receiving; admission of anything sent or communicated; treatment at first coming; entertainment; a receiving officially; admission, as of an opinion or doctrine.

part of speech: noun

The act of taking that which is offered, etc.; the state of being taken; as, the reception of news; act or manner of welcoming; as, a cool reception; a social occasion for greeting guests; as, a wedding reception; the formal greeting of a person; a taking into membership in an organization; acceptance; as, the reception of new ideas.

part of speech: noun

Reprisal; the act of retaking one's own goods, chattels, & c., from one wrongfully retaining them.

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