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assent
used in And Then There Were None

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Definition
to express agreement — especially with a statement or proposal to do something
  • Nobody assenting to this proposition, Mr. Davis turned and held up a finger.
    p. 23.3
  • Four voices gave assent-and then immediately afterwards gave quick surreptitious glances at each other.
    p. 17.4
  • Receiving an assent to this, the curtains were drawn and the lamps turned on.
    p. 159.4

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