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- adj. Describing one who assents, who agrees.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Giving assent; of the nature of assent; complying.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Giving assent; complying. Savage.
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The last is called by some casuists the refusal assentive.
(Who can read without assentive chuckles his delicious "Lines to a Don!"
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