Definition Of consent


give permission for something to happen.

he consented to a search by a detective

permission for something to happen or agreement to do something.

no change may be made without the consent of all the partners

Example Of consent

  • Accordingly, it was not an effective request for consent under the Lease.

  • Although she was anxious to move into her new place, she consented to spending the night at her parents' home.

  • And, as the secured creditor has consented to the payment, no recoupment of the money paid is possible.

  • As an innocent man, his own government consented to his arbitrary detention and torture by a foreign power.

  • But not only does she accede to the arrangement, she consents to be the one to find a woman who can have children.

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