Origin of acquiescent
Examples from the Web for acquiescently
Historical Examples of acquiescently
This it is the highest wisdom of men to acquiescently confess.Abraham Lincoln's Cardinal Traits;
Clark S. Beardslee
"Heap better," said Flor acquiescently, and beginning to hold a whistling colloquy with the hidden voice.
I said something about a private family—'Or a private family,' added the lady, acquiescently.An American Girl in London
Sara Jeannette Duncan
"It is written: 'Cho Sing collected feathers to make a garment for his canary when it began to moult,'" replied Lin acquiescently.Kai Lung's Golden Hours
1690s (implied in acquiescently), from Latin acquiescentem (nominative acquiescens), present participle of acquiescere (see acquiesce).