. one-hundred and forty-eight (Word Of The Day)8/21/2009 06:50:00 PM
ac⋅qui⋅esce[ak-wee-es] Show IPA
|to assent tacitly; submit or comply silently or without protest; agree; consent: to acquiesce halfheartedly in a business plan.|
Latin: acquiēscere to find rest in, equivalent to ac-quiē-(see quiet 2 ) + -sc- inchoative suffix + -ereinf. suffix
accede, concur; capitulate.