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Synonyms for assent

Synonyms for assent

to respond affirmatively; receive with agreement or compliance

the act or process of accepting

Synonyms for assent

agreement with a statement or proposal to do something

to agree or express agreement

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He has obstructed the Administration of Justice, by refusing his Assent to Laws for establishing Judiciary Powers.
He has combined with others to subject us to a jurisdiction foreign to our constitution, and unacknowledged by our laws; giving his Assent to their Acts of pretended legislation:
You have spoken of my `secret meddling,' and my `interfering ignorance,' and my `false assent.
I should say not,' assents Durdles; 'then we won't try to give it a name.
THE House of Representatives says it will re-gazette and retransmit the declined Electoral Act Amendment Bill for Presidential assent.
MIRPUR (AJK) -- AJK President Sardar Masood Khan Thursday gave assent to the Azad Jammu and Kashmir Interim Constitution (Twelfth Amendment) Act, 2018.
The hold-up in presidential assent for the bill was especially conspicuous, given the speed with which the Elections Act 2017 allowing ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif to retain his position as head of the PML-N despite being disqualified was signed into law.
Produced by education technology charity, Jisc, the service, called Assent, rises above the present complicated system.
The Bank of England on Monday reported that the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will shortly be moving to a schedule of eight regular meetings a year after the Bank of England Bill received Royal Assent.
FLYERS will now get higher compensation in the event of death, injury, loss of baggage or inordinate delay in flights with President Pranab Mukherjee giving his assent to the amended Carriage by Air Act, which had been earlier approved by Parliament.
THE Queen last night put her name to The Vow - by giving Royal Assent to the Scotland Bill that passes new tax and welfare powers to Holyrood.
Following Augustine, Aquinas says that faith in the broadest sense is just assent to the unseen, by contrast with assent to what one sees to be true.
During the spring session, a total of 30 bills received Royal Assent, including 11 government bills, 10 private Members' public bills and nine private bills.
Samuel Duwar, the head of parliamentary committee for defense and public security said the assembly has constitutional powers to pass any bill into law without the president assent should two third majority of lawmakers approve it.
Since the beginning of 2014 to the end of July, there has been a signi-cant increase in viewings compared to the same period last year and in a move that reinforces the broad range of companies located at the Business Park, Cumulus Investment Management, Assent Risk Management and Ian Williams, one of the UK's leading property services companies, have all moved onto the site in the last 4-6 weeks.