come into possession of sth that is given or sent to one
accept as a visitor or member; welcome
"receive a gift"
"receive letters from the front"
"These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"
"His movie received a good review"
"I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions"
"pick up a signal"
"get an idea"
"have a feeling"
"The community warmly received the refugees"
"He received Christ"
"receive the incoming radio signals"
"My proposal met with much opposition"
"The lady is receiving Sunday morning"
"He got 5 years in prison"
"Her new collection of poems was not well received"
I..Did in your name receive it.
出自：Two Gentlemen of Verona , Shakespeare
I could not write a letter or receive one without my mothers having to read it.
出自： L. Kennedy
These farmers receive generous subsidies from the government.
We received him into our family as a son.
You can be received into the Church after instruction into our beliefs.
He was received into his teacher's favour.
When she wanted to return to the Church after a long absence, she was received back into the fold most warmly, with no questions asked.
误 I've received your letter for a couple of days.
正 I've received your letter a couple of days ago.
正 It is a couple of days since I received your letter.