Part of speech:
The act of saying yes; affirmative reply; agreement
(Intransitive) To concur upon conviction; as, to acquiesce in an opinion; to assent to; usually, to concur, not heartily but so far as to forbear opposition.
(Intransitive) To become a party to an agreement or a treaty.
To give up, as in defeat; surrender or submit.
To have inflicted or imposed on oneself:
To allow or consent to the fulfillment of (something requested):
(Intransitive) To work or act together, especially for a common purpose or benefit.
1868, Horatio Alger, Struggling Upward, ch. 3:
To grant or concede:
To acknowledge or admit (defeat).
To consent or accede (to); say “yes”
To concede or grant
To report the receipt of (something) to the sender or giver:
To grant or concede; bestow
Of a judicial decision, a non binding opinion by one or more judges who disagree with the majority’s holding; a withholding of consent to a decision or outcome; the exercise of free speech to express disagreement with a government action or policy.
To turn down (an applicant, as for a job); refuse to accept.
To reject as invalid, untrue, or improper.
To fail to correspond:
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