intransitive verb

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    acceder
    to consent to sth acceder a / consentir en algo
    • she has consented to see you ha accedido a / ha consentido en verlo
    • he consented to being interviewed accedió a / consintió en ser entrevistado
    • consenting adult adulto que realiza un acto por su propia y libre voluntad
    • The United States consented to that treaty in accordance with our own representative processes.
    • It would be quite unreal to infer that the bank consented to the withdrawal by a card holder whose account had been closed.
    • Where the author has consented to that, either personally or through another, then these rights will generally be exhausted.
    • First, the legal parent has to have consented to and fostered the petitioner's relationship with the child.
    • One way to trace liberty is to take note of occasions when people consented to those who governed them.
    • He denies all the charges, claiming the women consented to sexual activity.
    • I consented to the little girl's offer, letting her lead me by my free hand.
    • Thirteen obese patients were identified and consented to the procedure.
    • The adjournment was necessary and consented to by both parties.
    • All group members consented to the discussion being taped, and we explained that all material would be made anonymous.
    • If you have allowed someone to send you emails on one topic, have you consented to getting anything that party wants to send you?
    • As an innocent man, his own government consented to his arbitrary detention and torture by a foreign power.
    • The plaintiff, at a pre-hearing, consented to an order and an order was issued for the release of the hospital records.
    • Settling around the table, the six of them bantered well into the evening until they finally consented to a chosen plan that pleased them all.
    • All heads of households consented to the interview.
    • He consented to the taking of blood and urine samples by hospital staff ‘for medical purposes only’.
    • The professor said the family of the German man had consented to the procedure.
    • It also suggested that as the girl did not escape earlier, she must have consented to what was done to her.
    • Was it a theoretical possibility that even though no mortgagee consented to this lease, the lease could be registered?
    • She later consented to its demolition, when informed the council would not build a new one if it was still standing.

noun

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    consentimiento masculine
    to give/refuse one's consent dar/negar su (/ mi etc. ) consentimiento
    • by mutual consent de común acuerdo
    • he gave his consent to their marriage dio su consentimiento para que se casaran
    • age of consent edad a partir de la cual es válido el consentimiento que se da para tener relaciones sexuales