consent

All Noun Verb
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  • Info Consent is agreement or permission to do or allow something.
  • While her father will consent to the marriage, they know that his will not.
  • This can only be done during the same operation if the woman has given prior consent.
  • They may be used on private property with the consent of the owner.
  • I will not go back until he consents to my living apart from him. Cited from Phineas Redux, by Anthony Trollope
  • He refused to be transferred to another record label without his consent.
  • Had they waited another day, they would no longer have required her father's consent.
  • According to legend, he received her consent in a very interesting manner too.
  • There were authorities that said that consent could take place earlier.
  • Some acts can take place because of a lack of informed consent.
  • I have spoken to him to take you as his help, and he has consented. Cited from Jacob Faithful, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • Political pressure became too great however and at last he consented.
  • The real evil is them companies killing us without our consent.
  • She had made her own conditions in consenting to make the Eastern visit. Cited from Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby, by Kathleen Norris
  • She only consents to have it thought that she has done so. Cited from Our Friend the Charlatan, George Gissing
  • Women must consent to all tests before they are carried out.
  • A marriage that takes place without the consent of the girl is not an effective legal marriage.
  • His whole manner was that of a man consenting against his will. Cited from The Dreamer, by Mary Newton Stanard
  • I am very glad her father consents to my having her! Cited from The Two Sides of the Shield, by C. M. Yonge
  • The King would seek the advice and consent of both houses before making any law.
  • By the time he had consented to receive medical care, eight days passed since the injury.
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Meaning of consent

  • noun Permission to do something
    he indicated his consent