Focus on the pronunciation of consent
English definition of “consent”
/kənˈsent/ noun [U]
› legal or official permission to do something: The sale of any assets will require the consent of all the parties concerned.with/without (sb's) consent Your terms of employment cannot be changed without your consent.written/prior consent For certain types of business purchase, you may require the prior consent of an industry regulatorgive/grant consent to/for sth Clients must sign financial-disclosure forms giving consent for "further verification".seek/apply for/obtain (sb's) consent Frequently, for smaller contracts, builders do not formally obtain consent.
› agreement between two or more people or groups: by mutual consent In a statement, CSR said their chief executive was leaving by mutual consent.by common consent This was, by common consent, the worst recession for decades.