unanimity [yoo-nuh-nim-i-tee] SynonymsExamplesWord Origin See more synonyms for unanimity on Thesaurus.com noun
- the state or quality of being unanimous; a consensus or undivided opinion: The unanimity of the delegates was obvious on the first ballot.
Origin of unanimity 1400–50; late Middle English unanimite Middle French Latin ūnanimitās, equivalent to ūnanim(us) unanimous + -itās -ity Synonyms for unanimity See more synonyms for on Thesaurus.com harmony, unity, unison, concert.Antonyms for unanimity disagreement. Related Words for unanimity consensus, unity, harmony, unison, consent, accord, concurrence, concord Examples from the Web for unanimity Contemporary Examples of unanimity
Perhaps some of this unanimity arises out of practical concerns.
July 6, 2014
The lion has lain down with the lamb, in other words, and the unanimity seems so surreal that I might as well keep dreaming.
June 14, 2013
Except the unanimity Abrams relies on simply does not exist.
January 9, 2013
Historical Examples of unanimity
There is no unanimity of opinion or practice concerning the history of education.
It is because on matters of morals there is no unanimity of opinion as there is in regard to crime.
In England the Church was the church of the majority, of almost the unanimity of the nation.
We note the unanimity with which your Majesty and the cardinal write.
Nothing short of unanimity at Westminster could have worked that miracle.
John Holland Rose
Word Origin and History for unanimity n.
mid-15c., from Old French unanimite (14c.), from Latin unanimitas, from unanimus (see unanimous).