consentnoun [ U ]uk /kənˈsent/ us /kənˈsent/
- The child's parents or guardians must give their consent before she has the operation.
- The agreement was terminated by mutual consent.
- The airline requires children travelling alone to have a notarized letter of consent from one or both parents.
- Her father's blessing represented a bestowal of consent upon her marriage.
- She gave her consent to the sale of the painting.