by mutual consent

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of by mutual consent

somewhat formal
: as agreed to by the people involved
  • The contract was canceled last month by mutual consent.

Word by Word Definitions

mutual play
  1. : directed by each toward the other or the others

  2. : having the same feelings one for the other

  3. : shared in common

consent play
  1. : to give assent or approval : agree

  2. : to be in concord in opinion or sentiment

  1. : compliance in or approval of what is done or proposed by another : acquiescence

  2. : agreement as to action or opinion


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