Imagine your private thrill when everyone in the congregation nodded assent .
His professed attitude of withholding assent was adopted to avoid error and rashness of judgement.
Her eyes held him steady and he breathed deeply before nodding in assent .
the governor has power to withhold his assent from a bill
In such cases, it has the power either to assent or to withhold assent .
But they clung to their plan and carried on without constitutional approval and parliamentary assent .
Allowing time for completion of the negotiations, then assent and ratification, the first accessions are expected around 2004.
Everyone nodded and murmured their assent , and then began to shout out suggestions.
He stared at me for a moment, as if searching for the proper response, and then finally nodded in assent .
For example, the voice actors issue pre-recorded phone calls and their conversations are such that all you can do is nod or assent .