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Definitions for consensual
kənˈsɛn ʃu əlcon·sen·su·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consensualadjective

    existing by consent

    "a consensual contract"


  1. consensualadjective

    With permission, with consensus, without coercion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consensualverb

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

    Etymology: [See Consent, v. i., and cf. Sensual.]

  2. Consensualverb

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

    Etymology: [See Consent, v. i., and cf. Sensual.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of consensual in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of consensual in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of consensual in a Sentence

  1. Aziz Ansari:

    The problem is that people read just the name and just the accusation and they don’t find out anything more than that, so, that’s the problem, but it sounds like it was consensual.

  2. Melissa Schuman:

    Melissa never expressed to me while we were together or at any time since that anything we did was not consensual. We went on to record a song and perform together, and I was always respectful and supportive of Melissa both personally and professionally. This is the first that I am hearing about these accusations, nearly two decades later. It is contrary to my nature and everything I hold dear to intentionally cause someone discomfort or harm.

  3. Evan Rachel Wood:

    Obviously, my art and my life have long been magnets for controversy, but these recent claims about me are horrible distortions of reality, my intimate relationships have always been entirely consensual with like-minded partners.

  4. Nader Tavakoli:

    Today's actions by the Governor reinforce the merits of our lawsuits against HTA and the government, we are disappointed that rather than doing everything it can to meet its financial obligations and negotiate in good faith with creditors for consensual solutions, the government, on the advice of bankruptcy advisors, is engaging in further machinations to advance its lobbying campaign ahead of Congressional action.

  5. Vanessa Tyson:

    I cannot believe, given my obvious distress, that Mr. Fairfax thought this forced sexual act was consensual.

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    something that seduces or has the quality to seduce
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