by common consent
Definition of by common consent
: as agreed to by most people This restaurant is, by common consent, the best in the city.
Word by Word Definitions
: to give assent or approval : agree
: to be in concord in opinion or sentiment
: compliance in or approval of what is done or proposed by another : acquiescence
: agreement as to action or opinion
: voluntary agreement by a people to organize a civil society and give authority to the government
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