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English definition of “acquiesce”


verb [I]    /ˌæk·wiˈes/
to accept or agree to something, often without really wanting to: The bank acquiesced to an extension of the loan. acquiescence    /ˌæk·wiˈes·əns/ noun [U] His acquiescence in these policies has made it possible for him to increase his support among some voters.
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