consenting consenting  /kən ˈsɛn tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having given consent

News

  • Fightweets: Why UFC made right call not punishing Josh Thomson for comments

    Last I checked, we still have freedom of opinion in this country. For example, my opinion is that Josh Thomson's take on marriage equality is pretty ridiculous. The "gateway" argument, which holds that allowing consenting adults of the same gender to marry will lead to all sorts of absurd societal consequences, has been so thoroughly disproven that it barely merits a reply. But there's a ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: SB Nation

Quotes

  1. Mr Mosley said: "I fundamentally disagree with the suggestion that any of this is depraved or immoral. I think it is a perfectly harmless activity provided it is between consenting adults who are of sound mind, and it is in private."
    on Jul 8, 2008 By: Max Mosley Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  2. Challenging that view, Singh said to NDTV, "How can they (terrorists) be released from prison without the Home Minister consenting and signing pieces of paper."
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Jaswant Singh Source: NDTV.com

  3. Ruling on the issue of consent in such cases, Sir Igor said: "If, through drink - or for any other reason - the complainant has temporarily lost her capacity to choose whether to have intercourse on the relevant occasion, she is not consenting, and...
    on Mar 26, 2007 By: Igor Judge Source: guardian.co.uk

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