What is receive?

  • (verb): Bid welcome to; greet upon arrival.
    Synonyms: welcome
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on receive, receives:

European Trophy - Tournament Structure - Prize Money
... After the regulation round, the four division winners will receive €25 000 each, the four second-placed teams €20 000, and the third, fourth and fifth team of each division will receive €15 000, €10 000 ... Additionally, in the final of the Red Bulls Salute, the winning team receives €50 000, while the losing finalist gets €10 000 ... also win the Red Bulls Salute, that team will receive an additional €50 000 as a bonus, for a total of €125 000 (including the division-win money) ...
Geography Of Abkhazia - Climate
... Abkhazia receives high amounts of precipitation, but is known for its unique micro-climate (transitional from subtropical to mountain) along most of its coast, causing ... and the interior gorges of the Republic receive anywhere between 1,000 to 1,800 mm (39.4 to 70.9 in) of precipitation annually ... sheltered from the moist influences of the Black Sea receive the lowest amounts of precipitation ...
Hargrave Military Academy - Punishment
... cadet that is caught violating a rule will receive punishment ... severe case of fighting or possession of tobacco products, you can receive ISS (In-School-Suspension), where you sit in the military office and receive 0's on all of the work that you miss, or OSS (Out of-School ...
Penn Relays - Prizes - Other Prizes By Event - High School Philadelphia, Tri-State, and Consolation Races
... The first place team will receive an 8" bronze plaque ... Individuals on the winning relay will receive gold medals ... Individuals on the second place relay will receive silver medals ...
Baptism Of Desire
... ritual because of death, nevertheless receive the fruits of Baptism if their grace of conversion included an internal act of perfect love and contrition by which their soul was cleansed of all sin ... Church observes, "For catechumens who die before their Baptism, their explicit desire to receive it, together with repentance for their sins, and charity ...

More definitions of "receive":

  • (verb): Have or give a reception.
    Example: "The lady is receiving Sunday morning"
  • (verb): Accept as true or valid.
    Example: "He received Christ"
  • (verb): Regard favorably or with disapproval.
    Example: "Her new collection of poems was not well received"
  • (verb): Express willingness to have in one's home or environs.
    Synonyms: take in, invite
  • (verb): Receive as a retribution or punishment.
    Synonyms: get
  • (verb): Of mental or physical states or experiences.
    Example: "Receive injuries"
    Synonyms: experience, have, get, undergo
  • (verb): Get something; come into possession of.
    Example: "Receive payment"; "receive a gift"; "receive letters from the front"
    Synonyms: have
  • (verb): Receive a specified treatment (abstract).
    Example: "These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"
    Synonyms: get, find, obtain, incur
  • (verb): Recieve (perceptual input).
    Synonyms: pick up
  • (verb): Partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament.
  • (verb): Convert into sounds or pictures.
    Example: "Receive the incoming radio signals"

Famous quotes containing the word receive:

    As a Tax-Paying Citizen of the United States I am entitled to a voice in Governmental affairs.... Having paid this unlawful Tax under written Protest for forty years, I am entitled to receive from the Treasury of “Uncle Sam” the full amount of both Principal and Interest.
    Susan Pecker Fowler (1823–1911)

    Another gentleman ... desired to know if I was engaged, or would honour him with my hand [to dance]. So he was pleased to say, though I am sure I know not what honour he could receive from me; but these sort of expressions, I find, are used as words of course, without any distinction of persons, or study of propriety.
    Frances Burney (1752–1840)

    When I hear that there are 5,000,000 working women in this country, I always take occasion to say that there are 18,000,000 but only 5,000,000 receive their wages.
    Anna Howard Shaw (1847–1919)