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The idea of challenge trials has gained momentum as the pathogen has spread around the world, sparking a debate over what kind of sacrifice is acceptable and the benefits the tests could bring.
TO JUMPSTART THE COVID VACCINE RACE, THE U.K. CONSIDERS ‘CHALLENGE TRIALS’ EXPOSING PEOPLE TO THE VIRUSBERNHARD WARNERSEPTEMBER 24, 2020FORTUNE
I know people are frustrated and they have a right to peacefully protest, but violence is never acceptable.
DEMOCRATS DECRY KENTUCKY AG DECISION ON BREONNA TAYLOR AS AN EXAMPLE OF SYSTEMIC INJUSTICECHELSEA JANESSEPTEMBER 24, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If data collection ends before 99% completeness is met in every state, the Bureau will not achieve what it views as an acceptable level of accuracy and completeness.
THE CENSUS IS DUE IN A WEEK. WHAT HAPPENS IF IT’S INCOMPLETE?ARIC JENKINSSEPTEMBER 23, 2020FORTUNE
Social change, the justice argued, began at the state level and that’s what made it broadly acceptable.
THE NOTORIOUS RBGTED OSIUSSEPTEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
This association existed at all levels of HAPs exposure, including levels that the EPA deems acceptable.
NEW RESEARCH SHOWS DISPROPORTIONATE RATE OF CORONAVIRUS DEATHS IN POLLUTED AREASBY LYLLA YOUNES, PROPUBLICA, AND SARA SNEATHSEPTEMBER 11, 2020PROPUBLICA
While in the early 1900s women in the United States were forbidden from wearing trousers, it is now perfectly acceptable to do so.
NO, ANIMALS DO NOT HAVE GENDERS - FACTS SO ROMANTICCAILIN O'CONNORAUGUST 26, 2020NAUTILUS
Uh, neither are we … not acceptable now, not acceptable then.
WHAT IS THE ORIGIN OF THE TERM “NYMPHOMANIAC”CANDICE BRADLEYAUGUST 3, 2020EVERYTHING AFTER Z
Its proposal to provide pocket parks along the apartment frontages should not be acceptable as a substitute for adequate open parkland.
NEW PLAN FOR CITY PARKS MISSES THE POINTDEBORAH SHARPE, HOWARD GREENSTEIN AND JEFF HARKNESSJULY 24, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
“I think it’s time the board sent a message that any project that blows up our General Plan and puts property and life in peril is not acceptable,” she said.
MORNING REPORT: POLICE REFORMERS ARE COMING FOR MTSVOICE OF SAN DIEGOJUNE 25, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Personalization based on user data, coupled with the right ad formats, creates something that’s called “acceptable advertising.”
THE ONGOING RACE BETWEEN AD BLOCKERS AND AD TECH: WHO’S WINNING?IVAN GUZENKOJUNE 15, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 31, 2021
Choose the synonym for belief
admonition

WORDS RELATED TO ACCEPTABLE

  • acceptable
  • agreeable
  • attractive
  • beautiful
  • comely
  • cute
  • effective
  • enhancing
  • excellent
  • fair
  • graceful
  • handsome
  • neat
  • nice
  • presentable
  • pretty
  • seemly
  • tasteful
  • welcome
  • well-chosen
  • acceptable
  • adequate
  • all right
  • ample
  • average
  • comfortable
  • common
  • competent
  • enough
  • fair
  • fair to middling
  • good
  • mediocre
  • middling
  • moderately good
  • passable
  • presentable
  • reasonable
  • respectable
  • right
  • satisfactory
  • unexceptional
  • unimpeachable
  • unobjectionable
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