Definitions for "Receive"
To give admittance to; to permit to enter, as into one's house, presence, company, and the like; as, to receive a lodger, visitor, ambassador, messenger, etc.
To receive visitors; to be at home to receive calls; as, she receives on Tuesdays.
To take, as something that is offered, given, committed, sent, paid, or the like; to accept; as, to receive money offered in payment of a debt; to receive a gift, a message, or a letter.
Hence: To gain the knowledge of; to take into the mind by assent to; to give admission to; to accept, as an opinion, notion, etc.; to embrace.
To allow, as a custom, tradition, or the like; to give credence or acceptance to.
partake of the Holy Eucharist sacrament
of mental or physical states or experiences; "get an idea"; "experience vertigo"; "get nauseous"; "undergo a strange sensation"; "The chemical undergoes a sudden change"; "The fluid undergoes shear"; "receive injuries"; "have a feeling"
experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
Keywords:  regret, release
regret release
express willingness to have in one's home or environs; "The community warmly received the refugees"
receive as a retribution or punishment; "He got 5 years in prison"
Keywords:  sunday, lady, morning, reception
have or give a reception; "The lady is receiving Sunday morning"
Keywords:  rejoice, reign, redeem, river, rise
Redeem * Reign * Rejoice * Ringing * Rise * River * Rock
recieve (perceptual input); "pick up a signal"
To obtain characters from the user input device.
Keywords:  greet, welcome, arrival, bid
bid welcome to; greet upon arrival
regard favorably or with disapproval; "Her new collection of poems was not well received"
receive a specified treatment (abstract); "These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"; "His movie received a good review"; "I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions"
To attract vibrations or energy from physical or etheric entities.
To be affected by something; to suffer; to be subjected to; as, to receive pleasure or pain; to receive a wound or a blow; to receive damage.
get something; come into possession of; "receive payment"; "receive a gift"; "receive letters from the front"
(Advice to). An advance notice to an account-maintaining bank that it will receive funds to be credited to the sender of the message.
Keywords:  bat, serve, return, ball, back
To bat back (the ball) when served.
The return of a serve.
convert into sounds or pictures; "receive the incoming radio signals"
Keywords:  hit, game, start, ball, you
To have the ball hit to you at the start of the game