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acquiesce
used in David Copperfield

6 uses
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Definition reluctant or unenthusiastic compliance, consent, or agreement
  • I listened attentively to the good old fellow, and acquiesced, with all my heart, in what he said.
    Chapters 28-30 (86% in)
  • I submissively expressed, by my silence, my acquiescence in all I had heard from my superior in years and knowledge; and we talked about The Stranger and the Drama, and the pairs of horses, until we came to Mr. Spenlow's gate.
    Chapters 25-27 (55% in)
  • Traddles, appealed to by Mrs. Micawber's eye, feelingly acquiesced.
    Chapters 34-36 (87% in)
  • I inclined my head in acquiescence.
    Chapters 37-39 (36% in)
  • He acquiescing, we followed at a distance: never losing sight of her, but never caring to come very near, as she frequently looked about.
    Chapters 46-48 (37% in)
  • My aunt and I both acquiesced.
    Chapters 49-51 (75% in)

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