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What does "Assent" mean?

Definition

(v.) The act of assenting; the act of the mind in admitting or agreeing to anything; concurrence with approval; consent; agreement; acquiescence (v. t.) To admit a thing as true; to express one's agreement, acquiescence, concurrence, or concession


Synonyms consent, acquiesce, accede, comply, acquiescence


Example: "He gave his assent eagerly" Example: "The Maestro assented to the request for an encore"


Word Family assented, assenting, assents