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consensus gentium

See definition of consensus gentium on Dictionary.com
  • as inpublic opinion
  • as inuniversal agreement

synonyms for consensus gentium

  • climate of opinion
  • community sentiment
  • conventional wisdom
  • general belief
  • group pressure
  • popular belief
  • prevailing belief
  • prevailing sentiment
  • public belief
  • social pressure
  • special-interest pressure
  • vox pop
  • vox populi
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How to use consensus gentium in a sentence

Not like New York, that never expresses an opinion until a sort of consensus has sweated up to the surface.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
It is a fact implied in the consensus of the various parts of the social body.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
The consensus of classical opinion, then, agrees that the purpose of rhetoric is persuasive public speaking.
RHETORIC AND POETRY IN THE RENAISSANCEDONALD LEMEN CLARK
A consensus of the opinions of antiquarians is that the Swastika had no foothold among the Egyptians.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
Why, it would have taxed to the uttermost the experience and resources of any one among themselves, was the consensus of opinion.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
From the opening sessions of the congress there had been a general consensus of opinion as to this course.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
The consensus of divinatory meanings is on the side of change, as the cards do not deal especially with questions of money.
THE ILLUSTRATED KEY TO THE TAROTL. W. DE LAURENCE
Many do not even read for themselves but rely upon the weight of noted names, or the supposed "consensus of scholarship."
THE OTHER SIDE OF EVOLUTIONALEXANDER PATTERSON
But Dr. Schliemann's great discoveries have overthrown that "consensus of scholarship."
THE OTHER SIDE OF EVOLUTIONALEXANDER PATTERSON
The prices obtained, though variable, represent a consensus of opinion, and may be considered as standards.
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WORDS RELATED TO CONSENSUS GENTIUM

  • climate of opinion
  • community sentiment
  • consensus gentium
  • conventional wisdom
  • general belief
  • group pressure
  • popular belief
  • prevailing belief
  • prevailing sentiment
  • public belief
  • social pressure
  • special-interest pressure
  • vox pop
  • vox populi
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.