HyperDic: consent

English > 2 senses of the word consent:
NOUNcommunicationconsentpermission to do something
VERBcommunicationconsent, accept, go forgive an affirmative reply to
consent > pronunciation
Soundskahnseh'nt
Rhymesaccent ... vent: 69 rhymes with ehnt...
English > consent: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningpermission to do something.
Example"he indicated his consent"
Narrowerinformed consentconsent by a patient to undergo a medical or surgical treatment or to participate in an experiment / experiment after the patient understands the risks involved
Broaderpermissionapproval to do something
Spanishconsentimiento
Catalanconsentiment
Adjectivesconsentaneousin complete agreement
Verbsconsentgive an affirmative reply to
English > consent: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningGive an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsaccept, go for
Narroweragreeconsent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something
contract inconsent in writing to pay money to a trade union for political use
giveconsent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man
permit, allow, let, countenanceconsent to, give permission
settleAccept despite lack of complete satisfaction
undertake, take in chargeAccept as a charge
yield, give in, succumb, knuckle under, buckle underconsent reluctantly
Broaderreact, respondshow a response or a reaction to something
Oppositerefuse, declineshow unwillingness towards
Spanishacceder, aceptar, consentir
Catalanconsentir
Nounsconsentpermission to do something

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