Accept and Dodge


Accept verb - To put up with (something painful or difficult).
Usage example: he accepted all of life's vicissitudes without complaint

Dodge is an antonym for accept.


Dodge verb - To avoid having to comply with (something) especially through cleverness.
Usage example: always trying to dodge the landlord's rule prohibiting pets

Accept is an antonym for dodge.

Nearby Words: dodged, dodger, dodging

Common collocations

responsibility accept responsibility dodge responsibility
death accept death dodge death
way accept way dodge way
cards accept cards dodge cards
Other words: consequences.
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