Sentence Examples


  • He was singularly unfortunate even when he gave in, delaying his acquiescence until it had the air of a surrender.
  • The whole position was changed by the acquiescence, which became universal, in the doctrine of Darwin.
  • My acquiescence lightened the mood for the remainder of the trip as Betsy and Howie chatted as if future sessions were a faite accompli.
  • The famine was perhaps interpreted by the Zealots as a punishment for their acquiescence in the rule of an apostate.
  • Thereupon a general outcry was raised by the planters at the acquiescence of the government in the principles of the anti-slavery party.