Pronunciation: (kun-sent'),[key] —v.i. 1. to permit, approve, or agree; comply or yield (often fol. by to or an infinitive): He consented to the proposal. We asked her permission, and she consented. 2. Archaic.to agree in sentiment, opinion, etc.; be in harmony.
—n. 1. permission, approval, or agreement; compliance; acquiescence: He gave his consent to the marriage. 2. agreement in sentiment, opinion, a course of action, etc.: By common consent he was appointed official delegate. 3. Archaic.accord; concord; harmony.