An adult who willingly agrees to engage in an act, especially a sexual act.
More example sentences
- Britain had decriminalized homosexual acts in private between consenting adults in the Sexual Offenses Act 1967.
- They claim that adultery is sex between consenting adults and, so, it is a personal matter.
- What is the basis for the criminalisation of incest between consenting adults?
Definition of consenting adult in:
- The British & World English dictionary