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February 7, 2023

Word of the Day: Acquiesce

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Word of the Day : February 7, 2023

acquiesce \ak-wee-ESS\ verb

What It Means

To acquiesce is to accept, agree, or allow something to happen by staying silent or by not arguing. The word is somewhat formal, and is often used with in or to.

// Eventually, the professor acquiesced to the students' request to have the seminar's final class be a potluck lunch.

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Aired February 7, 2023

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