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to say yes to an invitation or offer
to agree to do something
formal to agree with or officially give permission for something
to agree, or to give permission
to accept an offer or invitation that someone has made
formal to do what someone wants or agree with what they say
to say that you are pleased to accept or consider something such as an opportunity or a question
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone the authority to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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