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assent
used in My Antonia

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Definition
to express agreement — especially with a statement or proposal to do something
  • 'More than him has done that,' said Antonia sadly, and the girls murmured assent.
    Book 2 — The Hired Girls (92% in)
  • They all assented.
    Book 5 — Cuzak's Boys (52% in)

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