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verb [intransitive] formal acquiesce pronunciation in British English /ˌækwiˈes/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyacquiesce
he/she/itacquiesces
present participleacquiescing
past tenseacquiesced
past participleacquiesced
  1. to agree to something or to accept something, although you do not want to
    acquiesce in/to:

    Despite acquiescing in the board’s decision, he had never really changed his own view.

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