graciously accepts

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  • The presents were again laid before him, and this time were graciously accepted. Cited from Canadian Crusoes, by Catherine Parr Traill
  • Both contain exactly the same idea that God may graciously accept our offering.
  • Monty recognized defeat when he met it, and graciously accepted her very kind invitation. Cited from Brewster's Millions, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • If you give Napoleon what he wants, he will graciously accept the item.
  • He recommended that the emperor graciously accept the peace offer to restore the normal trade relations between the two countries.
  • She has graciously accepted Bernadette as her future daughter-in-law and loves that she is a doctor.
  • He offered to pay it back in instalments over three years, and Sothern graciously accepted.
  • His apology was graciously accepted, and the late alarm became a subject of general amusement. Cited from The Rivals of Acadia, by Harriet Vaughan Cheney
  • Our friends graciously accepted this invitation, upon finding that their host would appoint a watch for the airplane. Cited from Around the World in Ten Days, by Chelsea Curtis Fraser
  • The City Council graciously accepted the gift, with the special condition that my father should pay all the expenses of the transfer! Cited from Memoirs, by Charles Godfrey Leland
  • The school graciously accepted the offer and constructed a neo-Georgian school, which still functions today in this same location.
  • Jack graciously accepted the invitation for them both. Cited from The Submarine Boys and the Middies, by Victor G. Durham
  • The gift was tried and approved by the huge beast, which graciously accepted the rest of the fruit. Cited from The Elephant God, by Gordon Casserly
  • The colonel graciously accepted the invitation and at four o'clock of that same afternoon he was again seated along-side the driver of the car. Cited from Analyzing Character, by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  • The film which was not a great success in Malayalam has been graciously accepted by the Tamil audience.
  • The woman graciously accepts and takes his hand.
  • Yet it won a Gold Medal and a Challenge Cup and was presented to the King, who graciously accepted it. Cited from The Complete Book of Cheese, by Robert Carlton Brown
  • They were graciously accepted, the rajah placing them on a cushion by his side. Cited from The Young Rajah, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Mr. Ellis, having graciously accepted the apology, found himself expected to discuss the whole subject at tea that evening. Cited from The Heavenly Twins, by Madame Sarah Grand
  • Our Lord graciously accepted this act of heroic charity, and released at once her father's soul from Purgatory. Cited from Purgatory, by Mary Anne Madden Sadlier