Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Acquiescent'
Acquiescent Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
adj : willing to carry out the orders or wishes of another without
protest; "too acquiescent to challenge authority"; "a
gentle and biddable soul"; "children compliant with the
parental will" [syn: biddable, compliant]
- Acquiescent \Ac`qui*es"cent\, a. [L. acquiescens, -centis; p.
Resting satisfied or submissive; disposed tacitly to submit;
assentive; as, an acquiescent policy.
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- History repeals itself
Believe it or not, our favorite Meralco wants to go back in time. Frustrated by the Supreme Court in its attempt to collect an additional P6 billion from its 5.3 million customers, Meralco is asking the ever-acquiescent ERC (Energy Regulatory Commission) to cancel the trading results in the electricity spot market a few months ago. Read more on this news related to 'Acquiescent'