by mutual consent

Definition of by mutual consent

somewhat formal

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

    :  having the same feelings one for the other

    :  shared in common

  1. :  to give assent or approval :  agree

    :  to be in concord in opinion or sentiment

  1. :  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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