consentaneous

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj consentaneous in complete agreement "a unanimous decision"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Consentaneous Consistent; agreeable; suitable; accordant to; harmonious; concurrent. "A good law and consentaneous to reason."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • consentaneous Agreeing; accordant; agreeable; consistent; consenting; mutually acquiescent.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Consentaneous agreeable or accordant: consistent with
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. consentaneus,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. consentīrecon, with, sentīre, to feel, to think.

Usage

In literature:

Empedocles, that which is consentaneous to the passages of the eye.
"Essays and Miscellanies" by Plutarch
The wonder is that there should ever be in a reforming party enough of consentaneous action to carry any reform.
"The Duke's Children" by Anthony Trollope
Our life is consentaneous and far-related.
"The Voice of Science in Nineteenth-Century Literature" by Various
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