Britain and the colonies, for example, only accepted it in 1752.
Some time will be needed before any reformation is accepted.
For nine years straight, every graduate of Ferguson has been accepted into college.
It may not be legally or technically, but morally, he accepted a bribe.
He was accepted as the younger prince in a number of European countries and was even wed to a member of the Scottish royal family.
But he accepted a status which gave him all that the regal name would have implied.
We accepted his kind invitation to make ourselves his guests while we remained.
Beltani accepted the money without the grace of an instant's hesitation.
"Your escort was accepted because you were the first to offer it," said Halbert.
This offer was accepted, and he proved a most useful auxiliary.