Definition of acquiescent adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

acquiescent

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌækwiˈesnt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌækwiˈesnt//
 
(formal)
 
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willing to do what somebody wants and accept their opinions, even if you are not sure that they are right The peasants proved more acquiescent than had been expected.