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To take something that has been given, offered or paid
“The player considered to be the most valuable player of the season will receive the prestigious award on Sunday night.”
(something sent) Take or accept delivery of
“You will receive an eviction notice if you continue to fail in your monthly payments for rent.”
(something communicated) Take or accept delivery of
“He will receive his results on the Monday, but all signs are positive at the moment.”
(with object and adverbial) To react or respond to something in a particular way
“I know what he is going to say, and I can tell you now I will receive it with feigned interest.”
(specified treatment) To be subjected to
“You are going to receive a shock if the water from the aquarium spills over onto your appliances.”
(a guest or visitor) To formally give admittance to
“If you proceed to the church, the young man standing at the door will receive you.”
To allow visitors or guests to be in one's presence
“He is still recovering from surgery, and at this point in time, will not receive visitors.”
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