CONSENSUS By N., Sam M.S. - 23 noun. Basic agreement between team members, particularly whenever making a decision or approving something. CONSENSUS: "The general consensus was that the young man was not guilty." Related Psychology Terms Terms of Service ADOLESCENCE (Theories) ESTHETICS FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION LYSERGIC ACID (LSD) Collectivist and Individualist Cultures ANTISOCIAL REACTION Ethics and Boundary Issues FROMM, ERICH (1900—) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "CONSENSUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/consensus/ (accessed January 25, 2022).