If Romney wins, will Adelson receive some choice presidential goodies?
In 2005, she was one of 1,000 women from 140 countries nominated to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
According to the complaint, Shanklin “did not receive payment for the continued use of his image.”
c.1300, from Old North French receivre (Old French recoivre) "seize, take hold of, pick up; welcome, accept," from Latin recipere "regain, take back, bring back, carry back, recover; take to oneself, take in, admit," from re- "back," though the exact sense here is obscure (see re-) + -cipere, comb. form of capere "to take" (see capable). Radio and (later) television sense is attested from 1908. Related: Received; receiving.