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Top 100 Power Verbs: The Most Powerful Verbs and Phrases You Can Use to Win in Any Situation by Michael Lawrence Faulkner, Michelle Faulkner-Lunsford

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8. 100 Top Action Verbs for Schmoozing, Socializing, Shindigs, Getting Sentimental, or Using Your Networking to Work the Room

Accept

(1) admit; agree; believe; consent; say you will

(2) receive with gladness and approval

(3) receive; take something being offered

(4) bow to; endure; put up with; resign yourself to; tolerate

Word Used in Sentence(s)

(1) “We often refuse to accept an idea merely because the tone of voice in which it has been expressed is unsympathetic to us.”

—Friedrich Nietzsche, German classical scholar and philosopher (1844–1900)

(1) “Accept your genius and say what you think.”

—Ralph Waldo Emerson, American poet, lecturer, and essayist (1803–1882)

(1) “If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse; however, if I treat ...

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