Simple past tense and past participle of accept. (verb)
Generally approved, believed, or recognized. (adjective)
Examples of word accepted
"European dress" is the term accepted to imply the costume of man and woman which is entirely cosmopolitan, decrying continuity of types (of costume) and thoroughly plastic in the hands of fashion.
A rule was established under which every Manchu high official, when memorializing the throne, was to speak of himself to the Emperor as "your Majesty's slave," whereas the term accepted from every Chinese high official was simply
The expression â€œthe right stateâ€ was a term accepted in the political writings of the fourth century.
[FN#128] Andalusian = Spanish, the Vandal-land, a term accepted by the Moslem invader.
One claim is, "She is described by her admirers as 'a philosopher 'but this is not a term accepted by many in the philosophical community."