credence, acceptance (noun)
the mental attitude that something is believable and should be accepted as true
"he gave credence to the gossip"; "acceptance of Newtonian mechanics was unquestioned for 200 years"
adoption, acceptance, acceptation, espousal (noun)
the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception
"its adoption by society"; "the proposal found wide acceptance"
the state of being acceptable and accepted
"torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club"
(contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract)
acceptance, banker's acceptance (noun)
banking: a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank
toleration, acceptance, sufferance (noun)
a disposition to tolerate or accept people or situations
"all people should practice toleration and live together in peace"
the act of taking something that is offered
"her acceptance of the gift encouraged him"; "he anticipated their acceptance of his offer"
greeting, salutation (noun)
(usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
nybble, nibble (noun)
a small byte
bite off very small pieces
"She nibbled on her cracker"
"The woman tenderly nibbled at her baby's ear"
nibble, pick, piece (verb)
eat intermittently; take small bites of
"He pieced at the sandwich all morning"; "She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles"
the state of being welcome
"don't outstay your welcome"
a greeting or reception
"the proposal got a warm welcome"
giving pleasure or satisfaction or received with pleasure or freely granted
"a welcome relief"; "a welcome guest"; "made the children feel welcome"; "you are welcome to join us"
"I welcome your proposals"
welcome, receive (verb)
bid welcome to; greet upon arrival
receive someone, as into one's house