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acquiesce
used in The Guardian

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Definition
reluctant or unenthusiastic compliance, consent, or agreement
  • ...once she really understood the nature of his love for her, once she realized that he'd done all this for her—for them—she would acquiesce.
    Forty-two (28% in)
acquiesce = comply (after resistance)
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