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Willing to accept or to agree to doing something without any objection or protest. (1)
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acquiescent (adjective), more acquiescent, most acquiescent
1. Willing to accept or to agree to doing something without an objection, a protest, or any resistance: Acquiescent people are sometimes thought of as quiet and mousy because they tend to do whatever they are asked to do without any protest.
2. Etymology: from Latin acquiescere, "to remain at rest" or "to become quiet".
Submissive and compliant.
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This entry is located in the following units: -ent (page 1) -esce, -escent, -escence (page 1) quies-, -quiet-, -quit- (page 1)