expression granting permission to proceed with a proposal

Consent occurs when one person voluntarily agrees to the proposal or desires of another. It is a term of common speech, with specific definitions as used in such fields as the law, medicine, research, and sexual relationships.

Types of ConsentEdit

There are several types of consent commonly used in a variety of different situations. The types of consent, and how to use them, may be very important.

Sexual ConsentEdit

Sexual consent is the agreement to have sex/a sexual relationship. A lack of consent in this situation, mainly a lack of consent before sex, is often referred to as rape (A highly illegal activity).