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acquiescence

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noun ac·qui·es·cence \-ˈe-sən(t)s\

Definition of acquiescence

  1. 1 :  the act of acquiescing :  the state of being acquiescent

  2. 2 :  an instance of acquiescing



Examples of acquiescence in a sentence

  1. <good manners demanded our cheerful acquiescence to our host's plans for dinner>



1646

First Known Use of acquiescence

1646


ACQUIESCENCE Defined for Kids

acquiescence

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noun ac·qui·es·cence \ˌa-kwē-ˈe-səns\

Definition of acquiescence for Students

  1. :  the act of agreeing, accepting, or giving consent





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