acquiescent

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Latin acquiescens, -entis; present participle

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acquiescent (comparative more acquiescent, superlative most acquiescent)

  1. willing to acquiesce, accept or agree to something without objection, protest or resistance
  2. resting satisfied or submissive; disposed tacitly to submit; assentive; as, an acquiescent policy.
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Verb[edit]

acquiescent

  1. third-person plural present indicative of acquiescer
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of acquiescer

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Verb[edit]

acquiēscent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of acquiēscō