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acquiesce
used in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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Definition
reluctant or unenthusiastic compliance, consent, or agreement
  • no one has ever suffered such torments ... and yet even to these, habit brought ... a certain callousness of soul, a certain acquiescence of despair;
    p. 107.3
acquiescence = reluctant acceptance
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