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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Assent  \As*sent"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Assented};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Assenting}.]  [F.  assentir  L.  assentire  assentiri  ad  + 
  sentire  to  feel  think.  See  {Sense}.] 
  To  admit  a  thing  as  true;  to  express  one's  agreement, 
  acquiescence,  concurrence,  or  concession. 
 
  Who  informed  the  governor  .  .  .  And  the  Jews  also 
  assented,  saying  that  these  things  were  so  --Acts 
  xxiv.  9. 
 
  The  princess  assented  to  all  that  was  suggested. 
  --Macaulay. 
 
  Syn:  To  yield;  agree;  acquiesce;  concede;  concur. 




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