Noun Acquiescence Definition and Examples


Noun:

Acquiescence

Pronunciation:

/ˌakwɪˈɛsns/

Definition:
1.

noun

The reluctant acceptance of something without protest.
  1. 'What is much more alarming is the apparent acquiescence - even complicity - of the nation in its own enslavement.'
  2. 'Nothing less than complete acquiescence is acceptable within this church of political correctness.'
  3. 'Her mental maturity takes her from blind submission to condescending acquiescence.'
((n.) A silent or passive assent or submission, or a submission with apparent content; -- distinguished from avowed consent on the one hand, and on the other, from opposition or open discontent; quiet satisfaction.|--|(n.) Submission to an injury by the party injured.|--|(n.) Tacit concurrence in the action of another.|--|)


noun

1. the act or condition of acquiescing or giving tacit assent; agreement or consent by silence or without objection; compliance (usually followed by to or in): acquiescence to his boss's demands.

2. Law. such neglect to take legal proceedings for such a long time as to imply the abandonment of a right.


Examples:

"acquiescences can be in things."
"acquiescences can be in dates."
"acquiescences can be by things."
"acquiescences can be with notions."
"acquiescences can be with regard to goings."
"acquiescences can be to powers."
"acquiescences can be to hegemonies."
"acquiescences can be to disciplines."
"acquiescences can be throughout series."
"acquiescences can be on parts."
"ulemas can have acquiescences."
"subordinates can have acquiescences."
"shareholders can have acquiescences."
"settlers can have acquiescences."
"sellers can have acquiescences."
"secretaries can have acquiescences."
"populations can have acquiescences."
"places can have acquiescences."
"people can have acquiescences."
"parties can have acquiescences."


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