half acquiescent

acquiescent

[ak-wee-es-uhnt]
adjective
disposed to acquiesce or consent tacitly.

Origin:
1745–55; < Latin acquiēscent- (stem of acquiēscēns, present participle of acquiēscere). See acquiesce, -ent

acquiescently, adverb
half-acquiescent, adjective
half-acquiescently, adverb
nonacquiescent, adjective
nonacquiescently, adverb
unacquiescent, adjective
unacquiescently, adverb
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acquiescent

adjective
willing to carry out the orders or wishes of another without protest; "too acquiescent to challenge authority" 
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