What does advice and consent mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. advice and consent(noun)

    a legal expression in the United States Constitution that allows the Senate to constrain the President's powers of appointment and treaty-making


  1. Advice and consent

    Advice and consent is an English phrase frequently used in enacting formulae of bills and in other legal or constitutional contexts, describing a situation in which the executive branch of a government enacts something previously approved of by the legislative branch.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of advice and consent in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of advice and consent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. White House officials:

    As Senate Judiciary Committee fulfills Senate Judiciary Committee' advice and consent' responsibility, we will protect the ability of the American people to express their will on the direction of Supreme Court.

  2. Condoleezza Rice:

    The proposed Iranian nuclear agreement is classically an executive agreement and doesn't need to be a treaty with advice and consent of the Senate, but Congress should be able to opine given that congressionally mandated sanctions would have to be lifted.

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