Definitions for consensualkənˈsɛn ʃu əl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

con•sen•su•alkənˈsɛn ʃu əl(adj.)

  1. formed or existing by mutual consent:

    a consensual divorce.

  2. involuntarily correlative with a voluntary action, as the contraction of the iris when the eye is opened.

    Category: Physiology

Origin of consensual:

1745–55; < L consēnsu-, s. of consēnsusconsensus+ -al1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. consensual(adj)

    existing by consent

    "a consensual contract"


  1. consensual(Adjective)

    With permission, with consensus, without coercion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consensual(verb)

    existing, or made, by the mutual consent of two or more parties

  2. Consensual(verb)

    excited or caused by sensation, sympathy, or reflex action, and not by conscious volition; as, consensual motions


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