receives meaning


    Definition of receives in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFreceivePRreceivingPT, PPreceivedPREré-
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of receive.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • In 1588 Edmund Spenser became an undertaker in the first Elizabethan plantation, receiving the forfeited Irish estate of Kilcolman Castle.
        • By the turn of the year you should receive your tax refund.
        • Rats were received d-amphetamine sulfate (5.0 mg/kg i.p) and were placed in rotometer bowls.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • received your note, but I did not understand it. ‎
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The repeater retransmits the messages it receives.
        • I'm not going to swing for the fences tomorrow, but I'm hoping my speech will be warmly received.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Verb singular forms
            • Third-person singular forms
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      1. en receivest
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      Meaning of receives for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "receives" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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