Usage examples for accepts

  1. Your decision lies between this woman and the emperor, who gives you life, and who, when he accepts you as his son, takes back that life again to himself to dispose of at his will. – The Way of the Gods by John Luther Long
  2. She made a little gesture as of one who accepts the inevitable. – The Obstacle Race by Ethel M. Dell
  3. You see Brown, tell him about it, invite him and he accepts. – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  4. The generalissimo accepts the assistance which you offered to him. – Andreas Hofer by Lousia Muhlbach
  5. But Masudi works very unequally, accepts a good deal that is suspicious provided only it is entertaining, and as regards detail he is by no means over exact. – Iranian Influence on Moslem Literature, Part I by M. Inostranzev
  6. In the end one always accepts my husband's invitation. – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  7. But the man that accepts of Jesus Christ as a personal and living teacher, as did the fishermen of Galilee, that man begins to grow large and noble, brave and patient. – A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century by E. P. Roe
  8. Yet in spite of all this, he accepts the moral with its necessary result of freedom. – The Three Heron's Feathers by Hermann Sudermann
  9. On the strength of this arrangement, he accepts orders and makes contracts for the delivery of goods. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  10. We take it, therefore, that our government is entirely satisfied with the examination, and that it accepts the verdict of the court of inquiry as final and without appeal. – Our War with Spain for Cuba's Freedom by Trumbull White
  11. He accepts everything, refuses nothing; or, if you like, he refuses everything, accepts nothing. – Adventures In Friendship by David Grayson
  12. But if he accepts such terms- will he keep them? – The Lady of Fort St. John by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  13. " The child accepts me as her second father," I said. – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
  14. He works, he accepts what comes. – Adventures In Friendship by David Grayson
  15. As a professional accepts a non de plume, Priscilla had accepted her name. – The Place Beyond the Winds by Harriet T. Comstock
  16. Just occasionally, I think, a woman likes the man she loves to be thoroughly angry, and if he does swear then she accepts it as a relief to her own feelings as well as his. – The Moving Finger A Trotting Christmas Eve at Warwingie Lost! The Loss of the "Vanity" Dick Stanesby's Hutkeeper The Yanyilla Steeplechase A Digger's Christmas by Mary Gaunt
  17. However, if one accepts the assumption that reports from various other localities refer to the same object, any such device must have been a good many miles high- 25 to 50- in order to have been seen clearly, almost simultaneously, from places 175 miles apart. – The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe
  18. When one is old one accepts one's limitations. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  19. When he is once pacified for sin, when he once accepts your persons, your performances are his delight. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  20. When he spoke again, it was as one who accepts a sad finality. – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates