- 1(Of two or more people) fully in agreement: the doctors were unanimous in their diagnosesMore example sentences
- The councillors were unanimous in their agreement that new hospital facilities were long overdue in the town.
- The judges were also unanimous in their concern that most of the sites made visitors work too hard.
- Councillors gave their unanimous support to the bill, although some were concerned the wording was not tight enough.
- 1.1(Of an opinion, decision, or vote) held or carried by everyone involved.More example sentences
uniform, consistent, united, concerted, congruent
- If the vote was unanimous, where then did the minority disappear?
- The unanimous decision to reelect Sahal came after he emerged the sole candidate to qualify for the runoff.
- If found guilty by unanimous decision, the men will face execution.
early 17th century: from Latin unanimus (from unus 'one' + animus 'mind') + -ous.