Synonyms of receive in English:

receive


See definition of receive

verb

1‘Tony received his award at a gala lunch in London’

SYNONYMS
be given, be presented with, be awarded, collect, accept, have conferred on one
get, obtain, gain, acquire, secure, come by, pick up, be provided with, take
derive
win, be paid, earn, gross, net, accrue
inherit, come into
informal cop
ANTONYMS

give, present

2‘she received a letter from the council threatening court action’

SYNONYMS
be sent, be in receipt of
accept delivery of, accept, take into one's possession
ANTONYMS

send

3‘Alec received the news on Monday afternoon’

SYNONYMS
be told, be informed of, be notified of, be made aware of, hear, discover, find out, find out about, learn, gather, get wind of

4‘he received her suggestion with a complete lack of interest’

SYNONYMS
hear, listen to
respond to, react to, take
meet, greet

5‘she received a serious head injury’

SYNONYMS
experience, sustain, undergo, meet with, encounter, go through, be subjected to, come in for
suffer, bear, endure

6‘the young couple looked radiant as they received their guests’

SYNONYMS
greet, welcome, say hello to, show in, usher in, admit, let in

7‘she's not receiving visitors’

SYNONYMS
entertain, be at home to