In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1consentimiento masculineaquiescencia feminine formalacquiescence in sth — aquiescencia a/en algo formal
- Nothing less than complete acquiescence is acceptable within this church of political correctness.
- What is much more alarming is the apparent acquiescence - even complicity - of the nation in its own enslavement.
- In cases of this type, the customer's failure to object to the respective entry is considered acquiescence in the charge so made.
- Overall, European acquiescence in the campaign can be taken for granted.
- Her mental maturity takes her from blind submission to condescending acquiescence.
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