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Pride and Prejudice
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  • Elizabeth was exceedingly pleased with this proposal, and felt persuaded of her sister’s ready acquiescence.
  • Elizabeth said no more—but her mind could not acquiesce.
  • Darcy shook his head in silent acquiescence.

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  • She is opposed, but will ultimately acquiesce to the will of the majority.
  • You can make them acquiesce, but don’t expect them to be happy about it.

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