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consenting adult

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Law
consenting adultconˌsenting ˈadult noun [countable] law  SCLsomeone who is considered to be old enough to decide whether they want to have sex age of consent
Examples from the Corpus
consenting adultI mean he is a consenting adult.You may be currently living with a consenting adult you have real affection for.
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