unanimous

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adjective unan·i·mous \yu̇-ˈna-nə-məs\

Definition of unanimous

  1. 1 :  being of one mind :  agreeing

  2. 2 :  formed with or indicating unanimity :  having the agreement and consent of all

unanimously

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Examples of unanimous in a sentence

  1. The judges made a unanimous ruling.

  2. <a unanimous vote to upgrade the school's computer facilities>

Origin and Etymology of unanimous

Latin unanimus, from unus one + animus mind — more at one, animate


First Known Use: 1621


UNANIMOUS Defined for English Language Learners

unanimous

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adjective unan·i·mous \yu̇-ˈna-nə-məs\

Definition of unanimous for English Language Learners

  • : agreed to by everyone

  • : having the same opinion


UNANIMOUS Defined for Kids

unanimous

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adjective unan·i·mous \yu̇-ˈna-nə-məs\

Definition of unanimous for Students

  1. 1 :  having the same opinion :  agreeing completely <They were unanimous in their choice.>

  2. 2 :  agreed to by all <a unanimous vote>



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