[kuh n-sen-shuh nt] /kənˈsɛn ʃənt/
acting in harmonious agreement.
unanimous, as an opinion.
characterized by or having .
being in agreement; united in opinion
[kuh n-sent] /kənˈsɛnt/ verb (used without object) 1. to permit, approve, or agree; comply or yield (often followed by to or an infinitive): He consented to the proposal. We asked her permission, and she consented. 2. Archaic. to agree in sentiment, opinion, etc.; be in harmony. noun 3. permission, approval, or agreement; compliance; acquiescence: He […]
- Consenting adult
noun 1. (Brit) a male person over the age of sixteen, who may legally engage in homosexual behaviour in private noun an adult who willingly agrees to participate in a sexual act
noun, Law. 1. a judgment settled and agreed to by the parties to the action. Compare (def 2).
- Consent of the governed
A condition urged by many as a requirement for legitimate government: that the authority of a government should depend on the consent of the people, as expressed by votes in elections. (See Declaration of Independence, democracy, and John Locke.)