English version

complaisance

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcomplaisancecom‧plai‧sance /kəmˈpleɪzəns/ noun [uncountable] formal  WILLINGwillingness to do what pleases other peoplecomplaisant adjectivecomplaisantly adverb
Examples from the Corpus
complaisanceIf consensus breeds academic complaisance, chaos does the opposite.There was a sort of uneasy complaisance in their relationship now.
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