acquiescence

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ac·qui·es·cence

 (ăk′wē-ĕs′əns)
n.
1. Passive assent or agreement without protest.
2. The state of being acquiescent.

ac•qui•es•cence

(ˌæk wiˈɛs əns)

n.
1. the act or condition of acquiescing.
2. Law. failure to take legal proceedings, thereby implying the abandonment of a right.
[1625–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acquiescence - acceptance without protestacquiescence - acceptance without protest    
acceptance - the state of being acceptable and accepted; "torn jeans received no acceptance at the country club"
2.acquiescence - agreement with a statement or proposal to do somethingacquiescence - agreement with a statement or proposal to do something; "he gave his assent eagerly"; "a murmur of acquiescence from the assembly"
agreement - the verbal act of agreeing
acceptance - (contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract)
conceding, concession, yielding - the act of conceding or yielding

acquiescence

acquiescence

noun
1. The act or process of accepting:
Informal: OK.
2. The quality or state of willingly carrying out the wishes of others:
Translations
مُوَافَقَة، قُبُول ضِمْنِي
souhlas
føjelighedindvilligelse
hallgatólagos beleegyezés
òegjandi samòykki
razı olma

acquiescence

[ˌækwɪˈesns] Naquiescencia f (in a, en) → consentimiento m (in para)

acquiescence

[ˌækwiˈɛsəns] nassentiment m
acquiescence in sth → assentiment à qch
acquiescence to sth → consentement m à qch

acquiescence

nEinwilligung f (→ in in +acc); (submissive) → Fügung f (→ in in +acc); with an air of acquiescencemit zustimmender Miene

acquiescence

[ˌækwɪˈɛsns] n (frm) → acquiescenza, consenso

acquiesce

(ӕkwiˈes) verb
to agree. After a lot of persuasion, he finally acquiesced.
acquiˈescence noun
acquiˈescent adjective