HyperDic: acquiescence

English > 2 senses of the word acquiescence:
NOUNstateacquiescenceacceptance without protest
communicationacquiescence, assentagreement with a statement or proposal to do something
acquiescence > pronunciation
Soundsae.kwiyeh'sahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > acquiescence: 2 senses > noun 1, state
Meaningacceptance without protest.
BroaderacceptanceThe state of being acceptable and accepted
Spanishaquiescencia, consentimiento
Catalanaquiescència, consentiment
Verbsacquiesceto agree or express agreement
English > acquiescence: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaningagreement with a statement or proposal to do something.
Example "a murmur of acquiescence from the assembly"
Synonymassent
Narroweracceptance(contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract)
concession, conceding, yieldingThe act of conceding or yielding
BroaderagreementThe verbal / verbal / verbal act of agreeing / agreeing / agreeing
Spanishanuencia, aprobación, aquiescencia, asentimiento, beneplácito, condescendencia, conformidad, consenso, consentimiento, fíat, otorgamiento, venia
Catalanaquiescència, assentiment, condescendència, conformitat, consentiment
Adjectivesacquiescentwilling to carry out the orders or wishes of another without protest
Verbsacquiesceto agree or express agreement

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