Having once explained to them that I could not now be explicit about my plans, they kindly and wisely acquiesced in the silence with which I pursued them, according to me the privilege of free action I should under similar circumstances have accorded them.
There are no more uses of "acquiesce" in the book.
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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.