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verb [intransitive] formal acquiesce pronunciation in British English /ˌækwiˈes/
Word Forms
present tense
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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