favourable reception


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Noun1.favourable reception - acceptance as satisfactory; "he bought it on approval"
acceptance - the state of being acceptable and accepted; "torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club"
appro - an informal British abbreviation of approval; "he accepted it on appro"
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The book, therefore, appeared as an avowed continuation of the Waverley Novels; and it would be ungrateful not to acknowledge, that it met with the same favourable reception as its predecessors.
On the other hand, I have already said, that if any thing like a true picture of old English manners could be drawn, I would trust to the good-nature and good sense of my countrymen for insuring its favourable reception.
He therefore disposed himself to clear the way for the favourable reception of his friends, since he found that the unnatural coalition became necessary to secure the liberty, if not the lives, of the party.
We are pleased with the favourable reception to Warburg Pincus XII,' said Charles R.
The Ouya originally received a favourable reception, generating $8.
Formerly the Blues' youngest ever first-team player, the 21-year-old was never able to fully break into David Moyes' plans but hopes for a favourable reception from a travelling Toffees party of over 2,800 supporters.
Cole has not always been popular with England fans due to his off-field antics but Hodgson believes he deserves a favourable reception at Wembley.
Cole has not always been popular with England fans, but Hodgson believes he deserves a favourable reception at Wembley this evening.
NBNK's Chairman, Lord Levene, is said to have given a favourable reception by the Gulf funds, according to a report in UK-based newspaper The Daily Telegraph.
While at a local level Buenos Aires has finally become a "hub of film experience" (178), at an international level both Marxist cultural studies and activist organizations have had a favourable reception.
The Indian youths were informed of the favourable reception earned by the Tunisian participation in works of the recent UN General Assembly and the good impression left among participating delegations and international bodies and organisations.
Smaller companies, that can act flexibly, should receive a favourable reception for products which reduce the costs of gov-v ernment, or increases its revenue.