To accept a theory.
He had to accept defeat.
To accept an invitation.
Accepted a glass of water; accepted their contract.
Accept an invitation.
Accepted me as a new member of the club.
Accept one's fate.
This wood will not accept oil paints.
Accept the committee's report.
A store that does not accept checks.
I accept the fact that Christ lived.
1. An example of to accept an item is to take a gift given as a thank you for a favor.
2. An example of to accept an idea is to agree to follow the rules of a particular religion.
Such customs are widely accepted.
Scientists have accepted the new theory.