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Definition 1: conforming to the established language usage of educated native speakers - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where received or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • standard English
  • received standard English is sometimes called the King's English

Synonyms for received in the sense of this definition

(received is similar to ...) judged to be in conformity with approved usage

"acceptable English usage"

(received is similar to ...) of or relating to the languages used by ancient standard authors

"classical Greek"

(received belongs to category ...) the scientific study of language

Definition 2: widely accepted as true or worthy - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where received or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a received moral idea
  • Received political wisdom says not; surveys show otherwise

(received is similar to ...) following accepted customs and proprieties

"conventional wisdom" "she had strayed from the path of conventional behavior" "conventional forms of address"

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