Usage examples for assent

  1. The philosopher inclined his head in assent. – In Luck at Last by Walter Besant
  2. Daddy Jack nodded assent, and the little boy ran laughing to the " big house." – Nights With Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris
  3. I have your assent? – The Plum Tree by David Graham Phillips
  4. This found its way partially to his intelligence and he gave careless assent. – The Branding Iron by Katharine Newlin Burt
  5. He therefore gave his assent, and added that he was ready do his part whenever Arorara wished. – The Lost Trail by Edward S. Ellis
  6. Lady Attwill almost whispered her assent. – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  7. It was his'n,- pointing to the big fellow who stood beside him, and who nodded his head in assent. – What Answer? by Anna E. Dickinson
  8. She waited for some sign of assent, but Del Ferice's pale face expressed nothing but a sort of grave reproach. – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  9. Grahame made a sign of assent. – The Coast of Adventure by Harold Bindloss
  10. I knew that she trembled as she bowed her assent, but I pretended to be blind. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  11. She appeared to wait for a word of assent from Mrs. Irwin, but the latter sat in serious silence. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  12. To this he returned a full but somewhat absent- minded assent. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  13. He seemed relieved by my assent. – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  14. To my surprise, he did not assent. – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram
  15. And her father grunted assent. – His Family by Ernest Poole
  16. De Launay bowed an assent. – Temporal Power by Marie Corelli