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American English: /kənˈsɛnt/
British English: /kənˈsɛnt/

Translation of consent in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • to consent to something
    acceder a or consentir en algo
    she has consented to see you
    ha accedido a or ha consentido en verlo
    he consented to being interviewed
    accedió a or consintió en ser entrevistado
    consenting adult (Law)
    (adulto que realiza un acto por su propia y libre voluntad)
    Example sentences
    • Where the author has consented to that, either personally or through another, then these rights will generally be exhausted.
    • It would be quite unreal to infer that the bank consented to the withdrawal by a card holder whose account had been closed.
    • All group members consented to the discussion being taped, and we explained that all material would be made anonymous.


  • to give/refuse one's consent
    dar/negar su ( or mi etc. ) consentimiento
    by mutual consent he gave his consent to their marriage
    dio su consentimiento para que se casaran
    age of consent (Law)
    (edad a partir de la cual es válido el consentimiento que se da para tener relaciones sexuales)
    Example sentences
    • She said she gave no outward sign of agreement or consent, whether verbal or physical.
    • Claims can be settled via mutual consent, by arbitration or by a court award.
    • It should be noted that the landlord has no right to consent or withhold consent to the assignment itself.
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