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acquiesco

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EtymologyEdit

ad- +‎ quiēscō (I rest, repose)

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VerbEdit

present active acquiēscō, present infinitive acquiēscere, perfect active acquiēvī, supine acquiētum

  1. I repose, rest.
  2. (euphemistic) I die, rest in death.
  3. I find comfort or pleasure (in); rejoice (in).
  4. I am satisfied (with), acquiesce (in).

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ReferencesEdit

  • acquiesco in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879