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See definition of assenting on Dictionary.com
  • as infavorable
  • as inunanimous
  • as inagreement
  • as inconfession
  • as inharmonization

synonyms for assenting

  • agreeable
  • benign
  • encouraging
  • positive
  • supportive
  • sympathetic
  • acclamatory
  • affirmative
  • amicable
  • approbative
  • approbatory
  • benevolent
  • benignant
  • commending
  • complimentary
  • enthusiastic
  • in favor of
  • inclined
  • kind
  • kindly
  • laudatory
  • okay
  • praiseful
  • predisposed
  • reassuring
  • recommendatory
  • understanding
  • welcoming
  • well-disposed
  • well-intentioned
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antonyms for assenting

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  • disadvantageous
  • disagreeable
  • hateful
  • bad
  • derogatory
  • detrimental
  • harmful
  • hindering
  • hurtful
  • hurting
  • injurious
  • unfavorable
  • unfriendly
  • unhelpful
  • unpromising
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How to use assenting in a sentence

“That is correct,” replied the captain, assenting so 197 quietly that his friend hoped he would remain easily manageable.
ADRIFT ON THE PACIFICEDWARD S. ELLIS
The governor was terrified at this threat; but soon procured his liberty by assenting to the wishes of his entertainer.
THE CHRONICLES OF CRIME OR THE NEW NEWGATE CALENDAR. V. 1/2CAMDEN PELHAM
And the judge quietly assenting gave Alice his arm not knowing whither she was leading him.
THE BROKEN SWORDDENNISON WORTHINGTON
He said they were very cautious and backward in assenting to such things.
JOURNAL IN FRANCE IN 1845 AND 1848 WITH LETTERS FROM ITALY IN 1847T. W. (THOMAS WILLIAM) ALLIES
In telling our story to him, his attitude of mind, in demurring or assenting, will cause a sudden change or recoil on our part.
BROWNING AND THE DRAMATIC MONOLOGUES. S. CURRY
A low murmur of sympathy echoed through the assembly, half-assenting, and Caterina, perceiving it hurried on.
THE ROYAL PAWN OF VENICEMRS. LAWRENCE TURNBULL
To this Phineas assented,—and by degrees he found himself assenting to a great many things that Mr. Monk said to him.
PHINEAS FINNANTHONY TROLLOPE
With his hands thrust deep in his pockets he slowly moved his head back and forth, as though assenting to some unuttered question.
THE SHADOWARTHUR STRINGER
Mrs Proctor nodded her head with a great many little satisfied assenting nods.
THE RECTORMRS. (MARGARET) OLIPHANT
Therefore, almost all of them assenting to his plan, the day was set on which he resolved to kill the Spaniards and the minister.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 14931898, VOLUME XXXVI, 16491666VARIOUS
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