Definition of "consented" []

  • To give assent or permission (to do something); agree; accede (verb)
  • To be in accord; agree in opinion, feelings, etc (verb)
  • Acquiescence to or acceptance of something done or planned by another; permission (noun)
  • Accordance or harmony in opinion; agreement (esp in the phrase with one consent) (noun)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of consent. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "consented" in a sentence
  • "But this second implication - that Bryant presently believes that she consented is contradicted by the last half of the sentence I recognize now that she did not ... view this incident the same way I did ...."
  • "For once Benjamin consented to break his rule, and he read out to her what was written on the wall."
  • "Great Britain consented that the fishery assigned to the French, beginning at Cape St. John, passing to North and descending on the Western coast of the Island of Newfoundland, should extend to the place called Cape Raye, situated in 47° 50 'lat. -- the French to enjoy this as they had the right to enjoy that which was assigned to them by Treaty of Utrecht."