to extend; to connect; to receive; to join
to bear; to stand; to endure; (passive marker); to receive
|simp. and trad.
- to accept (treatment, gift, punishment, etc.); to receive (education, honours, invitation, interview, etc.); to take (criticism)
- 接受教育 ― jiēshòu jiàoyù ― to receive education
Not to be confused with 接收 (jiēshōu) which has a similar pronunciation in Mandarin but different meaning.