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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Agreement with a statement or proposal to do something; Acceptance without protest..

Usage examples (39)
  • It is true that silence does not necessarily mean acquiescence
  • A murmur of acquiescence from the assembly
  • He bowed low in acquiescence, though he would willingly have left her there.
  • I will continue to point the finger outwards as well as inwards because comfort and acquiescence is a dangerous thing. for more
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