- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||generally regarded as normal, right, or correct; approved; recognized.
Spanking was an accepted method of punishment in schools at one time.
- approved, conventional, customary, normal, sanctioned, standard
- similar words:
- acceptable, allowable, authentic, authoritative, authorized, canonical, time-honored, traditional, usual
||accustomed, habitual, normal, orthodox, prevalent, routine, standard