consentaneous

adjective
con·​sen·​ta·​ne·​ous | \ ˌkän(t)-sən-ˈtā-nē-əs How to pronounce consentaneous (audio) , ˌkän-ˌsen- \

Definition of consentaneous

1 : expressing agreement : suited
2 : done or made by the consent of all

Other Words from consentaneous

consentaneously adverb

First Known Use of consentaneous

1575, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for consentaneous

Latin consentaneus, from consentire to agree

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“Consentaneous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/consentaneous. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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