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Another word for consent

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Verb
  1. To respond affirmatively; receive with agreement or compliance

    See also:

    agree

  2. To give one's consent to

    See also:

    allow

Noun
  1. The act or process of accepting

    See also:

    accept

  2. The approving of an action, especially when done by one in authority

    See also:

    allow

Another word for consent

Synonym Study

  • Acquiesce implies tacit agreement or restraint of opposition in accepting something about which one has reservations
  • To accede is to yield one's assent to a proposal
  • Concur implies agreement arrived at formally on a specific matter, often with regard to a line of action
  • Agree implies accord reached by settling differences of opinion or overcoming resistance
  • To assent is to express acceptance of or adherence to an opinion or proposition
  • Consent implies compliance with something proposed or requested, stressing this as an act of the will