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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (v. t.) To express one's agreement, to acquiesce, to concur, to concede.

2. (n.) The act of assenting; the act of the mind in admitting or agreeing to anything; concurrence with approval; consent; agreement; acquiescence.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

a-sent': Twice used in the King James Version as equivalent to "voice," and to "consent," and displaced in both instances in the Revised Version (British and American) by the literal rendering of the Hebrew peh, "mouth" (2 Chronicles 18:12); and the Greek suntithemi, "agree to," i.e. "affirm" (Acts 24:9).

4909. suneudokeo -- to join in approving
... 1), hearty agreement (1). allow, assent, be pleased, have pleasure. From
sun and eudokeo; to think well of in common, ie Assent ...
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4852. sumphemi -- to say together, ie consent
... to say together, ie consent. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: sumphemi Phonetic
Spelling: (soom'-fay-mee) Short Definition: I assent to Definition: I ...
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1962. epineuo -- to nod approval
... to nod approval. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: epineuo Phonetic Spelling:
(ep-een-yoo'-o) Short Definition: I nod to, assent Definition: I nod to ...
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4784. sugkatatithemi -- to deposit together, hence to agree with
... Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: sugkatatithemi Phonetic Spelling:
(soong-kat-at-ith'-em-ahee) Short Definition: I give a vote with, assent to Definition ...
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3670. homologeo -- to speak the same, to agree
... endorse). [3670 ("confess") means to , ie "assent, agree with, confess,
declare, admit" (Vine, Unger, White, , 120).]. Word Origin ...
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4934. suntithemi -- to place together, hence observe, agree
... Word Origin from sun and tithemi Definition to place together, hence observe,
agree NASB Word Usage agreed (3). agree, assent, covenant. ...
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4783. sugkatathesis -- a putting down together, ie agreement
... agreement. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: sugkatathesis Phonetic
Spelling: (soong-kat-ath'-es-is) Short Definition: assent, agreement Definition ...
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1860. epaggelia -- a summons, a promise
... message, promise. From epaggello; an announcement (for information, assent or pledge;
especially a divine assurance of good) -- message, promise. ...
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1843. exomologeo -- to agree, confess
... confess, profess, promise. From ek and homologeo; to acknowledge or (by implication,
of assent) agree fully -- confess, profess, promise. see GREEK ek. ...
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4334. proserchomai -- to approach, to draw near
... From pros and erchomai (including its alternate); to approach, ie (literally) come
near, visit, or (figuratively) worship, assent to -- (as soon as he) come ...
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Strong's Hebrew
6310. peh -- mouth
... 7), words (3). according as after, appointment, assent, collar, commandment,
eat, edge, end,. From pa'ah; the mouth (as the means ...
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225. uth -- to consent, agree
... consent (3). consent. A primitive root; properly, to come, ie (implied) to assent --
consent. 224, 225. uth. 226 . Strong's Numbers.
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2974. yaal -- to show willingness, be pleased, determine ...
... A primitive root (probably rather the same as ya'al through the idea of mental
weakness); properly, to yield, especially assent; hence (pos.) To undertake as ...
/hebrew/2974.htm - 6k

4117. mahar -- to acquire by paying a purchase price
... A primitive root (perhaps rather the same as mahar through the idea of readiness
in assent); to bargain (for a wife), ie To wed -- endow, X surely. ...
/hebrew/4117.htm - 6k


Whether to Believe is to Think with Assent?
... OF THE ACT OF FAITH (TEN ARTICLES) Whether to believe is to think with assent?
Objection 1: It would seem that to believe is not to think with assent. ...
// theologica/whether to believe is to.htm

Dost Thou Bid Me Assent, if any Define Time to be "Motion of a ...
... Book XI Chapter XXIV Dost Thou bid me assent, if any define time to be
"motion of a body?"? Dost Thou bid me assent, if any define ...
/.../augustine/the confessions of saint augustine/chapter xxiv dost thou bid.htm

Whether to Believe is to Think with Assent
... Article One Whether to Believe is to Think with Assent. Whether to Believe is to
Think with Assent ... 1. It seems that to believe is not to think with assent. ...
/.../aquinas/nature and grace/article one whether to believe.htm

The Delusion of the Deist Lies Here: He Refuses an Assent to the ...
... [Way-2-124] The delusion of the Deist lies here: he refuses an assent to
the history of? The delusion of the Deist lies here: he ...
/.../law/the way to divine knowledge/way-2-124 the delusion of the.htm

Gregory, Finding Some Dissatisfaction About his Appointment ...
... Constantinople. The Emperor orders Demophilus the Arian Bishop either to assent
to the Homoousion,' or leave the City. He chooses the Latter. ...
/.../chapter vii gregory finding some dissatisfaction.htm

The Macedonians and Acacians Meet at Antioch, and Proclaim their ...
... Book III. Chapter XXV."The Macedonians and Acacians meet at Antioch,
and proclaim their Assent to the Nicene Creed. Meanwhile ...
/.../chapter xxv the macedonians and acacians.htm

But Let Celsus, and those who Assent to his Charges...
... Chapter II. But let Celsus, and those who assent to his charges? But
let Celsus, and those who assent to his charges, tell us ...
/.../origen/origen against celsus/chapter ii but let celsus.htm

To Believe is to Think with Assent.
... A Treatise on the predestination of the saints, Chapter 5."To Believe
is to Think with Assent. And, therefore, commending that ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 5 to believe is to.htm

On the Causes of Doubt or Assent.
... The Stromata, or Miscellanies. Chapter VII."On the Causes of Doubt or Assent.
The causes productive of scepticism are two things principally. ...
/.../clement/the stromata or miscellanies/chapter vii on the causes of.htm

Whether to Believe is Meritorious
... does not. If he has a sufficient reason, his assent is no credit to him,
since he is not then free to believe or not to believe. If ...
/.../aquinas/nature and grace/article nine whether to believe.htm

Assent (3 Occurrences)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. ASSENT. a ... Multi-Version Concordance Assent
(3 Occurrences). 1 Timothy 6:3 So teach and exhort. If ...
/a/assent.htm - 8k

Faith (769 Occurrences)
... spoken of as an equivalent to faith (John 10:38; 1 John 2:3). Yet the two are
distinguished in this respect, that faith includes in it assent, which is an act ...
/f/faith.htm - 49k

Nod (2 Occurrences)
... 2. (vi) To incline the head with a quick motion; to make a slight bow; to make a
motion of assent, of salutation, or of drowsiness, with the head; as, to nod ...
/n/nod.htm - 8k

Consent (34 Occurrences)
... 2. (vi) To indicate or express a willingness; to yield to guidance, persuasion,
or necessity; to give assent or approval; to comply. ...
/c/consent.htm - 18k

Bow (248 Occurrences)
... incline. 3. (vt) To bend or incline, as the head or body, in token of respect,
gratitude, assent, homage, or condescension. 4. (vt ...
/b/bow.htm - 42k

Accede (1 Occurrence)
... 1. (vi) To agree or assent to a proposal; as, to accede to a request. ... Hence, to agree
or assent to a proposal or a view; as, he acceded to my request. ...
/a/accede.htm - 7k

Assenting (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Assent. 2. (a.) Giving or implying
assent. Multi-Version Concordance Assenting (2 Occurrences). ...
/a/assenting.htm - 7k

Yield (78 Occurrences)
... 7. (vi) To give up the contest; to submit; to surrender; to succumb. 8.
(vi) To comply with; to assent; as, I yielded to his request. ...
/y/yield.htm - 30k

Yea (867 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (adv.) Yes; ay; a word expressing assent, or an
affirmative, or an affirmative answer to a question, now superseded by yes. ...
/y/yea.htm - 37k

Obey (219 Occurrences)
... Testament meaning the word signifies "to hear," "to listen." It carries with it,
however, the ethical significance of hearing with reverence and obedient assent...
/o/obey.htm - 39k

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Assent (3 Occurrences)

1 Timothy 6:3
So teach and exhort. If any one is a teacher of any other kind of doctrine, and refuses assent to wholesome instructions--those of our Lord Jesus Christ--and the teaching that harmonizes with true godliness,

1 Kings 22:13
And the messenger that went to call Micah spoke to him saying, Behold now, the words of the prophets declare good to the king with one assent: let thy word, I pray thee, be like the word of one of them, and speak good.

2 Chronicles 18:12
And the messenger that went to call Micaiah spake to him, saying, Behold, the words of the prophets declare good to the king with one assent; let thy word therefore, I pray thee, be like one of theirs, and speak thou good.



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