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Definition of Acquiesce


  1. To rest satisfied, or apparently satisfied, or to rest without opposition and discontent (usually implying previous opposition or discontent); to accept or consent by silence or by omitting to object; -- followed by in, formerly also by with and to.
  2. To concur upon conviction; as, to acquiesce in an opinion; to assent to; usually, to concur, not heartily but so far as to forbear opposition.
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Acquiesce Translations

acquiesce in German is hinnehmen, einwilligen, dulden
acquiesce in Italian is acconsentire, sopportare
acquiesce in Spanish is aguantar
acquiesce in Swedish is samtycka