Simple past tense and past participle of receive. (verb)
Generally accepted as correct or true (adjective)
Unchallenged axioms (adjective)
Examples of word received
Paul Silva, the picture editor of the Daily Mail, said that the title received up to 400 images of her daily, because photographers snap her whenever she leaves home.
Five years back, the label received a track from this Benin-based band, and fell in love.
The term received an improved and more noble signification in the times of chivalry, when the desire to please manifested itself in feats of arms, and personal conflict.
As avaricious middlemen soon equipped with European arms, the Efik came to control the entire trade with the hinterland; their name, in fact, is derived from an Ibibio-Efik word meaning “oppress,” a name received from those neighboring tribes on the lower Calabar and Cross rivers whom the Efik prevented from establishing direct contact with the white traders.
Thus the term received still another extension and this be - came its fourth sense, and was so used by Herodotus,