Definition of Acquiesce in English :

Define Acquiesce in English

Acquiesce meaning in English

Meaning of Acquiesce in English

Pronunciation of Acquiesce in English

Acquiesce pronunciation in English

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1. accede, acquiesce, assent

to agree or express agreement

Example Sentences:
'The Maestro assented to the request for an encore'

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(intr; often foll by in or to)
to comply (with); assent (to) without protest

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verb intransitiveWord forms: ˌacquiˈesced or ˌacquiˈescing
to agree or consent quietly without protest, but without enthusiasm
often with in
to acquiesce in a decision

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intr.v. ac·qui·esced, ac·qui·esc·ing, ac·qui·esc·es
To consent or comply passively or without protest: "The newest protocols require that the subjects of research ... acquiesce to the ultimate objectives" (Steve Olson). "Socrates acquiesced in his own execution" (William H. Gass). See Synonyms at assent.

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