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assent to

To agree to something. The union has finally assented to the new contract.
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assent to something

to agree to something. I assent to what you suggest. She will not assent to our request.
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I guess

 and I expect; I suppose; I suspect 
1. a phrase that introduces a supposition. (Frequently, in speech, suppose is reduced to 'spose, and expect and suspect are reduced to 'spect. The apostrophe is not always shown.) Bob: I guess it's going to rain. Bill: Oh, I don't know. Maybe so, maybe not. Alice: I expect you'll be wanting to leave pretty soon. John: Why? It's early yet.
2. a vague way of answering 'yes'. John: You want some more coffee? Jane: I 'spose. Alice: Ready to go? John: I spect.
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I guess (so).

 and I believe so.; I expect (so).; I suppose (so).; I suspect (so).; I think so.
a vague expression of assent. (Frequently, in speech, suppose is reduced to 'spose, and expect and suspect are reduced to 'spect. The apostrophe is not always shown.) Tom: Will it rain today? Bob: I suppose so. Sue: Happy? Bill: I 'spect. Sue: You don't sound happy. Bill: I guess not.
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assent to

v.
To agree to something: The committee assented to the proposal that they had been discussing.
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Another is the formal object, which is like a means [medium] on account of which one assents to such a credible [proposition].
Since whoever believes assents to the word of someone, it seems that the principal thing in any believing, (61) like an end, is the person to whose word one assents, while the items one believes in order to assent to that person are secondary.
Article 109 (1) (a) stipulates that any Bill approved by the Assembly shall not become law unless the President assents to it and signs it into law.
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.
3) The differences between the assents given by the Parliament of Canada in 1937, 1947 and 1953 are evident in the wordings of the relevant sections of each act.
While it gives moral support to the Parliament of the United Kingdom, its assent is not legally necessary for the British Parliament to change the laws of succession for the United Kingdom, and its assent to a British act does not actually change the laws of succession for Canada.
Given that our epistemic disposition is nothing other than the set of beliefs we hold (both the impressions we have assented to in the past and our preconceptions), a change in our beliefs will have, as a consequence, a change in the quality of our assents (52).
Of course--and this is the key warning--a certain impression may contradict one or several of our opinions without our being aware of it, which holds most clearly for the case of precipitate assent; in comparison, as mentioned earlier, the agent assents to any impression that comes to his mind, without stopping to examine it.
With these and other personal references, Newman engages his reader's notional assents of profession and of credence, as he calls them, apprehensions one might have of the truth of an authority or a political party.
Again, he draws out the reader's shallower assents to notions about men and institutions, then either carries the reader away from, or deeper into, those assents.
Dissent generally involves a public and formal act of disagreement, whereas withholding assent is not necessarily public.
If you've done those things and you still can't agree, then you are withholding an internal assent.
Contracts and agreements require actions or words that indicate assent and acceptance.
Mary, a paradigm of rationality, assents to "Cicero was bald" and "It's not the case that Tully was bald".
The Bombay Inams ( Kutch Area) Abolition Repeal Bill: Assent given after 2 years.