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assent
used in The Remains of the Day

2 uses
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Definition
to express agreement — especially with a statement or proposal to do something
  • This brought a loud murmur of assent with several 'hear, hear's' and some applause.
    2m — Day 2 - Morning (90% in)
  • This brought a general murmur of assent.
    3e — Day 3 - Evening (69% in)

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