acquiesce

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  • Info "Acquiesce" is a song by the English rock band Oasis, written by Noel Gallagher.
  • When they began to meet defeat they by no means acquiesced in it. Cited from The Crest-Wave of Evolution, by Kenneth Morris
  • They would have acquiesced perhaps in terms somewhat lower than those which were obtained. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12), by Burke
  • If you acquiesce in the first, we shall be able to save you later on. Cited from A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times, V.4 of 6, by Guizot
  • I acquiesced, and since then all has gone well in this matter. Cited from Spirit of St. Francis de Sales, Jean Pierre Camus
  • But he could not have acquiesced better than by his very manner. Cited from The Gold of the Gods, by Arthur B. Reeve
  • His mother had never pressed her upon him, but she would certainly acquiesce. Cited from The Marriage of William Ashe, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • I do not want to feel less, but to acquiesce more simply. Cited from The Uncommercial Traveller by Charles Dickens
  • She would share her secret with no one, she said, and Paul had acquiesced. Cited from One Day, by Anonymous
  • Peter threatened to cut him off if he did not acquiesce in his father's plans.
  • There is every reason why the Irish members should acquiesce in the new constitution. Cited from A Leap in the Dark, by A.V. Dicey
  • I then stated to him what I meant to say to-day, in which he acquiesced. Cited from Courts and Cabinets of George the Third, Vol. 1, by Duke of Buckingham
  • My own say in the matter has been merely to acquiesce. Cited from Angels and Ministers with Other Victorian Plays, by Laurence Housman
  • You know how difficult it is for one young woman not to acquiesce when the family council strongly orders. Cited from The Newcomes, by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • My brother acquiesced, as, indeed, he had in everything I had proposed since we met. Cited from The Man with the Clubfoot, by Valentine Williams
  • Even those who were prepared to acquiesce in the change by no means liked it.
  • Several others acquiesced, and it was not the act of one party. Cited from Lectures on Modern history, by Baron John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton
  • When that is decided and acquiesced in, the whole thing is done. Cited from Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1832-1865, by Abraham Lincoln
  • They can only result in good to us so far as we humbly acquiesce in them. Cited from Home Lights and Shadows,by T. S. Arthur
  • Indeed, he may have been very close to acquiescing to the movement's demands.
  • He acquiesced in it as he would in any of his son's wishes. Cited from The Newcomes, by William Makepeace Thackeray
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