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used in Pride and Prejudice

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reluctant or unenthusiastic compliance, consent, or agreement
  • Elizabeth was exceedingly pleased with this proposal, and felt persuaded of her sister's ready acquiescence.
    Chapter 25 (56% in)
  • Elizabeth said no more—but her mind could not acquiesce.
    Chapter 42 (90% in)
  • Darcy shook his head in silent acquiescence.
    Chapter 46 (58% in)

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