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.”
Airlines due to receive Dreamliners this year are juggling their fleets to plug gaps left where the 787 was due to appear.
Throughout the book, Powell, Rice, and even the human bulls-eye Karl Rove, do not receive a single word of criticism.
Could you suggest that it is by your order I am not permitted to receive her?
Perhaps it is hard to receive it in such a way, but I can have it.
Is this all the return that you receive for what you have done for your sister and her husband?
I forgive you, if you are sorry for the fault, and my arms are ready to receive you.
We should decidedly have preferred to receive it in the counting-house!
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.