consenting adult

noun

Definition of consenting adult

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: a person who is legally considered old enough to decide to have sex : an adult who has consented to have sex

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“Consenting adult.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/consenting%20adult. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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