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Noun

Singular
consent

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consent ({{{1}}})
  1. Voluntary agreement or permission, not unlike assent consent can be achieved by passively not refusing.
    He gave consent to undergo the procedure.

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Verb

Infinitive
to consent

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to consent (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To express willingness, to give permission.

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  • This is a catenative verb that takes the to infinitive.
See Appendix:English catenative verbs

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