a generally acceptable or favorable side to a viewpoint, action, or person.
The political party will have to prop up the most acceptable face of its leader.
- Acceptable use policy
acceptable use policy networking (AUP) Rules applied by many transit networks which restrict the use to which the network may be put. A well known example is NSFNet which does not allow commercial use. Enforcement of AUPs varies with the network. (1994-11-08)
the act of taking or receiving something offered. favorable reception; approval; favor. the act of assenting or believing: acceptance of a theory. the fact or state of being accepted or acceptable. (def 1). Commerce. an engagement to pay an order, draft, or bill of exchange when it becomes due, as by the person on whom […]
capable or worthy of being . pleasing to the receiver; satisfactory; agreeable; welcome. meeting only minimum requirements; barely adequate: an acceptable performance. capable of being endured; tolerable; bearable: acceptable levels of radiation. Historical Examples Those angels, who wait around His throne, serve the Most High, as acceptably as they who fly on his messages. The […]
- Acceptance race