A process of decision-making that seeks widespread agreement among group members.
The condition of agreement by all parties, the state of being unanimous.
General agreement among the members of a given group or community, each of which exercises some discretion in decision-making and follow-up action.
The quality or state of being unanimous.
(attributive) Average projected value.
‘a financial consensus forecast’;
everyone being of one mind
Agreement; accord; consent.
‘That traditional consensus of society which we call public opinion.’;
Unanimity is agreement by all people in a given situation. Groups may consider unanimous decisions as a sign of e.g.
agreement in the judgment or opinion reached by a group as a whole;
‘the lack of consensus reflected differences in theoretical positions’; ‘those rights and obligations are based on an unstated consensus’;