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verb as in endure, sustain

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What we don’t know is how many people have received those notifications.

It received responses from 76 countries that include Turkey, Thailand and Russia.

Half of the participants in Pfizer’s trial received two doses of the study vaccine, and half received two shots of saline.

Nearly $40 million in funds will go toward helping people who are uninsured or underinsured receive vaccines.

We’ve received well over 10,000 questions, and we’ve endeavored to answer as many as possible.

Because Duck Dynasty receives monster TV ratings and Robertson paid by a company (A&E) while making these public statements.

On the day of the AFI dinner, Hitchcock receives a wire from Frank Capra, who is in Palm Springs.

According to a ticket seller who spoke to The Guardian, the site still receives only 10 visitors a day, on average.

The Afghanistan artist who designed the cards receives a royalty on all packages sold.

He often receives inquiries from sellers eager to verify that their items are authentic.

A splendid grand piano stands in one window (he receives a new one every year).

Each has his "natural liberty," and each in his degree, great or small, receives his allotted reward.

But suppose that the consumer, for the things which he himself makes and sells, or for the work which he performs, receives more?

Whilst I am by nature optimistic, I must confess that in these latter days my optimism occasionally receives a shock.

This is still the attitude of one who receives a degree at Cambridge from the Vice-chancellor.


On this page you'll find 128 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to receives, such as: draw, earn, secure, get, win, and make.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.