assent

547 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ɐsˈɛnt], [ɐsˈɛnt], [ɐ_s_ˈɛ_n_t]
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Synonyms for Assent:

agreement (noun)

acceptance, accession, accord, accordance, acquiescence, agreement, arrangement, bond, capitulation, compact, concord, concordance, concurrence, consensus, covenant, deal, empathy, pact, settlement, stipulation, treaty, unanimity, understanding.

approval (noun)

affirmation, approbation, approval, authentication, confirmation, endorsement, permission, ratification, underwriting.

authorization (noun)

authorization, blessing, certification, commission, designation, empowerment, enfranchisement, entitlement, license, notarization, validation, warrant.

compliance (noun)

adherence, compliance, conformance, conformity, deference, fealty, fulfillment, genuflection, homage, meekness, obedience, obeisance, observance, resignation, respect, servility, submission, submissiveness, surrender, willingness.

consent (noun)

allowance.

willingness (noun)

acquiescent, adaptability, agreeability, amenability, cooperation, ductility, eagerness, earnestness, flexibility, malleability, persuadability, pliability, readiness, receptiveness, susceptibility, tameness, tractability, yieldingness.

agree (verb)

accede, accept, acquiesce, affirm, agree, approve, bless, capitulate, concur, conform, consent, contract, cooperate, empathize, endorse, pledge, promise, sanction, stipulate, welcome.

approve (verb)

approbate, authenticate, authorize, certify, confirm, permit, ratify, underwrite, validate.

authorize (verb)

countersign, denominate, deputize, designate, empower, enable, enfranchise, entitle, notarize, ordain.

believe (verb)

assume, believe, conclude, credit, declare, deem, gather, give faith, hold, judge, maintain, presume, profess, put faith in, suppose, surmise, take for granted, trust, understand.

comply (verb)

adhere, bend, bow, cave, cede, comply, defer, fulfill, genuflect, knuckle under, kowtow, obey, observe, submit, succumb, yield.

consent (verb)

allow, condone, let.

Other synonyms and related words:

Aye, Congruency, abide by, accede to, acclaim, accord to, accreditation, acknowledge, acknowledgment, acquiesce in, adhesion, adjuration, admission, admit, admittance, adopt, advocate, affidavit, affinity, affirmative, affirmative voice, agnition, agnize, agree in opinion, agree on, agree to, agree with, agreed, allowing, amen to, announce, answer, answer to, applaud, approve of, article of faith, articles, as you please, assent to, assentment, asseveration, assort with, assurance, attest, authorisation, authority, avouchment, avow, avowal, back, backing, be agreeable, be agreeable to, be agreeable with, be assured, be consistent, be it so, be of one, be pacified, be reconciled to, be slow to, be uniform with, be willing, bear, bear witness, begrudge, belief, brook, buy, by all means, by jingo, by my troth, call in question, canons, catechism, cave in, cavil, check, cheer, chime, chime in with, chorus, close in with, close the hand, close the purse, close with, cohere, coherence, coincide, coincidence, combine, come over, come round, compatibility, complaisance, comply with, comport, compromise, concede, concert, concession, condescend, confess, confession, confession of faith, conform to, conform with, conformation, congeniality, congruence, congruity, connivance, connive at, consent to, consent to silently, consist with, consistency, consonance, consort, content, contradict, correspond, correspondence, corroboration, countenance, credence, credenda, creed, currency, cut a deal, declaration, declaration of faith, decline, defer to, deign, demur, deny, depose, deposition, differ in opinion, disagree, dissent, ditto, doctrine, document, don't hesitate, doubt, dovetail, ease, ease off, ease up, egad, embrace, embrace an offer, empathize with, enlist, entente, enter, equivalence, espouse, face the music, faith, fall in together, fall in with, fit, fit together, forsooth, franchise, free will, get over it, give assent, give consent, give evidence, give five, give in, give into, give the nod, give way, go, go ahead, go along with, go together, go with, grant, green light, grudge, hail, hang fire, hang together, harmonise, harmonize, harmony, have no objection, hit, hold together, hold with, i' faith, if you please, imprimatur, in all conscience, in earnest, in fact, in favor, in favour of, in sadness, in sober sadness, in toto, in truth, indeed, indorse, indulgence, interlock, intersect, intersection, jibe, joking apart, kneeling, knock under, knuckle down, laxity, leave, legal pledge, lend oneself to, lenience, leniency, liberty, licence, licensing, live with, live with it, lock, marry, match, meet, negative, nill, no problem, nod, nod assent, nod at, nonopposal, nonopposition, nonresistance, not refuse, not resist, oath, of a truth, of course, ok, okay, oneness, orthodoxy a, overlap, own, pander to, parallel, parallelism, pass, pass on, passiveness, passivity, peace, perdy, play up to, please do, profession, profession of faith, promptitude, promptness, pronouncement, propaganda, protest, protestation, prove, put up with, rapport, receive, reciprocate, recognize, record, refuse, refuse to admit, register, register with, reject, relax, relent, rely on, repudiate, resign, resignedness, respond to, response, rubber stamp, sadly, say aye, say aye to, say ditto, say no, say uncle, say yes, say yes to, school, seal, seal of approval, self-consistency, seriously, shake on, shake the head, side with, sign, sign and seal, sing in chorus, slender and beautiful, so be it, soften, solemn averment, solemn avowal, solemn declaration, sort with, square, square with, stand together, strike in with, subjection, submittal, subscribe, subscribe to, sufferance, suffrage, supineness, support, swallow, swallow it, swallow the pill, swearing, symmetry, sympathize with, sync, synchronism, system of opinions, take, take comfort, take heart, take it, take kindly to, take up with, tally, teaching, tenets, testify, thirty-nine articles, thumbs-up, timing, tolerance, tolerate, troth, truly, turn down, undersign, ungrudgingness, uniformity, union, unison, unisonance, unloathness, unreluctance, upon my honor, upon my word, upon oath, used in transliteration, vote affirmatively, vote aye, vote for, vouch, vouch for, weaken, well and good, why, willingly, wink at, withhold one's assent, witness, yes, yield assent, yieldance, yielding.

Rhymes for Assent:

  1. lent, relent, gent, cent, represent, sent, underwent, resent, repent, unspent, unsent, descent, ghent, scent, percent, went, segment, dissent, vent, prevent, supplement, rent, dent, invent, tashkent, bent, tent, spent, meant, kent, intent, lament, torment, pent, event, extent, present, indent, ferment, brent;
  2. augment, content, ascent, accent, consent, cement;
  3. discontent, occident, malcontent, circumvent;
  4. misrepresent;

Quotes for Assent:

  1. Therefore, the church is not absolutely necessary as an object of faith, not even for us today, for then Abraham and the other prophets would not have given assent to those things which were revealed to them from God without any intervening help of the church. William Ames.
  2. In science, "fact" can only mean "confirmed to such a degree that it would be perverse to withhold provisional assent I suppose that apples might start to rise tomorrow, but the possibility does not merit equal time in physics classrooms. Stephen Jay Gould.
  3. Indeed upon much that may have to say, I expect rather the charitable judgment than the full assent of those whose approbation I could most wish to win. Asa Gray.

Idioms of Assent:

  1. assent to sth;