acquiesce
[ ak-wee-es ]
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Part of Speech verb
Origin + Etymology
from Latin acquiescere, from ad- ‘to, at’ + quiescere ‘to rest’
Synonyms
  • accede
  • cave in
  • comply
  • concur
  • conform
  • give in
  • go along
Antonyms
  • deny
  • differ
  • oppose
  • refuse
  • reject
  • decline
  • disagree
  • disallow
  • disapprove
  • disarrange
  • disorder
  • dispute
  • dissent
Definition
to assent tacitly; submit or comply silently or without protest; agree; consent
Example
Robby was ready to acquiesce halfheartedly in the new plan for the company.
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