Definitions for Consensuskənˈsɛn səs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consensus(noun)

    agreement in the judgment or opinion reached by a group as a whole

    "the lack of consensus reflected differences in theoretical positions"; "those rights and obligations are based on an unstated consensus"

Wiktionary

  1. consensus(Noun)

    A process of decision-making that seeks widespread agreement among group members.

  2. consensus(Noun)

    General agreement among the members of a given group or community, each of which exercises some discretion in decision-making and follow-up action.

  3. consensus(Noun)

    Average projected value, as in the finance term consensus forecast.

  4. Origin: From consensus, from consentio; see consent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consensus(noun)

    agreement; accord; consent

  2. Origin: [L. See Consent.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Consensus

    General agreement or collective opinion; the judgment arrived at by most of those concerned.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Consensus' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4806

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Consensus' in Nouns Frequency: #1998


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