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assent

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of assent

  1. to give or express one's approval (as to a proposal) <are we to conclude from your silence that you assent?> Synonyms acquiesce, agree, accede, come round, consent, subscribeRelated Words adopt, embrace, espouse; abide, bear (with), endure, stand, suffer, tolerate; stomach, swallow, take; bow, knuckle under, relent, submit, succumb, yieldNear Antonyms rebuff, refuse, reject, scorn, spurn; deny, gainsayAntonyms dissent




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