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Wordnet 3.0


1. having given consent;
- Example: "consenting adults"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Consent \Con*sent"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Consented; p. pr. & vb. n. Consenting.] [F. consentir, fr. L. consentire, -sensum, to feel together, agree; con- + sentire to feel. See Sense.] 1. To agree in opinion or sentiment; to be of the same mind; to accord; to concur. [1913 Webster] And Saul was consenting unto his death. --Acts. viii. 1. [1913 Webster] Flourishing many years before Wyclif, and much consenting with him in jugdment. --Fuller. [1913 Webster] 2. To indicate or express a willingness; to yield to guidance, persuasion, or necessity; to give assent or approval; to comply. [1913 Webster] My poverty, but not my will, consents. --Shak. [1913 Webster] And whispering "I will ne'er consent," -- consented. --Byron. Syn: To accede; yield; assent; comply; agree; allow; concede; permit; admit; concur; acquiesce. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

consenting adj 1: having given consent; "consenting adults"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

89 Moby Thesaurus words for "consenting": abject, accepting, accordant, acquiescent, acquiescing, admissive, affirmative, agreeable, agreed, agreeing, alacritous, allowing, amenable, approving, ardent, assentatious, assenting, complaisant, compliable, compliant, complying, conceding, concessive, consentient, content, cooperative, disposed, docile, eager, endorsing, enthusiastic, fain, favorable, favorably disposed, favorably inclined, forward, game, in the mind, in the mood, inclined, indulgent, lax, lenient, minded, nondissenting, nonprohibitive, nonresistant, nonresisting, nonresistive, nothing loath, obedient, passive, permissive, permitting, pliant, predisposed, prompt, prone, quick, ratifying, ready, ready and willing, receptive, resigned, responsive, sanctioning, servile, submissive, subservient, suffering, supine, tolerant, tolerating, tractable, unassertive, uncomplaining, ungrudging, unloath, unprohibitive, unrefusing, unreluctant, unresistant, unresisting, well-disposed, well-inclined, willed, willing, willinghearted, zealous