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Definition of 'assent'


  1. agreement with a statement or proposal to do something; "he gave his assent eagerly"; "a murmur of acquiescence from the assembly"
       Synonyms: acquiescence


  1. to agree or express agreement; "The Maestro assented to the request for an encore"
       Synonyms: accede acquiesce
       Antonyms: dissent

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