acceptableness
noun see acceptable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Acceptableness — Ac*cept a*ble*ness ([a^]k*s[e^]pt [.a]*b l*n[e^]s), n. The quality of being acceptable, or suitable to be favorably received; acceptability. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acceptableness — See acceptability. * * * …   Universalium

  • acceptableness — noun The quality of being acceptable, or suitable to be favorably received; acceptability …   Wiktionary

  • acceptableness — n. quality of being acceptable, quality of being agreeable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acceptableness — noun satisfactoriness by virtue of conforming to approved standards • Syn: ↑acceptability • Ant: ↑unacceptability (for: ↑acceptability) • Derivationally related forms: ↑acceptable, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • acceptability — noun a) The quality of being acceptable; acceptableness. Acceptability of repentance. Jeremy Taylor, about 1640 b) Operation plan review criterion. The determination as to whether the contemplated course of action is worth the cost in manpower,… …   Wiktionary

  • acceptability — noun satisfactoriness by virtue of conforming to approved standards • Syn: ↑acceptableness • Ant: ↑unacceptability • Derivationally related forms: ↑acceptable (for: ↑acceptableness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acceptability — Ac*cept a*bil i*ty, n. [LL. acceptabilitas.] The quality of being acceptable; acceptableness. Acceptability of repentance. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acceptance — Ac*cept ance, n. 1. The act of accepting; a receiving what is offered, with approbation, satisfaction, or acquiescence; esp., favorable reception; approval; as, the acceptance of a gift, office, doctrine, etc. [1913 Webster] They shall come up… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acceptance of a bill of exchange — Acceptance Ac*cept ance, n. 1. The act of accepting; a receiving what is offered, with approbation, satisfaction, or acquiescence; esp., favorable reception; approval; as, the acceptance of a gift, office, doctrine, etc. [1913 Webster] They shall …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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