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  • Catherine assented—and a very warm panegyric from her on that lady’s merits closed the subject.
  • The general listened with assenting gratitude; and it seemed as if his own estimation of Northanger had waited unfixed till that hour.
  • Henry bowed his assent.

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  • She takes my silence as assent.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Their murmurs of assent and disapproval gave her a sense of order and rightness.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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