acquiescing


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Related to acquiescing: subsume, suffice, dissuade
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"The failure to formally protest China's militarization and creeping invasion makes the Philippines a willing victim of China's third warfare strategy - acquiescing to China's claim without China filing a single shot.
'The failure to formally protest China's militarization and creeping invasion makes the Philippines a willing victim of China's third warfare strategy- acquiescing to China's claim without China filing a single shot.'
President also said that when such baseless, emotional speeches are made in the TNA election campaign meetings , it has been noted that Vigneswaran, the Chief Minister candidate of Tamil National Alliance remains seated silence in many of those campaign platforms and listen meekly about the return of the LTTE leader Prabhakaran which amounts to seriously acquiescing falsehood and distortion of facts.
She may overstate the argument for noble agency behind these legal changes; it was primarily the Senate, courts and other government bodies who acted to expand noblewomen's property rights, while the nobility itself seems mainly to have reacted by either evading or acquiescing to laws depending on their interests.
That's because Bush is in effect acquiescing as North Korea builds up its nuclear arsenal.
Even winemakers, with an eye towards selling Israeli wines to the general market are acquiescing. Tzora with its 2002 vintage switched over to kashrut.
Might I suggest that instead of acquiescing to this lunatic's every wish (the siege has cost pounds 500,000 so far) and inconveniencing every resident in Hackney - some of whom haven't been able to get into their homes since Boxing Day - that police either inject Hall's regular deliveries of Kentucky Fried Chicken with a knock-out drug or throw a stun grenade into the flat to render him unconscious.The hostage (when he wakes up) will be grateful - and life in London can get back to normal
When Sims lifted Sayyed-Gaines, she seemed to waver between acquiescing and continuing onward.
Supporters in the Senate of such schemes, before acquiescing, pushed alternate bills and amendments to the moratorium that would have instructed states to start simplifying their tax structures and would have pre-approved, or even required, future interstate sales tax compacts.
Other countries, while acquiescing to the treaty's stipulation that all nations must destroy their stockpiles, insist upon retaining at least 1,000 antipersonnel mines for "training purposes only." While this is an affirmed right under the Mine Ban Treaty, it contradicts the very ideals upon which the ICBL is based.