Definition of acquiescent in English:

acquiescent

Line breaks: ac¦qui|es¦cent
Pronunciation: /akwɪˈɛs(ə)nt
 
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adjective

Origin

early 17th century: from Latin acquiescent- 'remaining at rest', from the verb acquiescere (see acquiesce).

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