Like a lazy parent who found it easier to acquiesce to the whims of a spoiled child than to stand firm and teach values, the Church just kept softening at every turn, trying to reinvent itself to accommodate a culture gone astray.
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.