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    #1

    Is the consensus in?

    Cash or a gift card? Is the consensus in?
    The general consensus wants cash.
    Fools~
    A hundred dollars in cash is more popular than a $120 gift card~
    (Learn English: Daily Easy English 1137: the consensus)


    I'm wondering what the first "in" means.

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    Re: Is the consensus in?

    Is the consensus in? means Has everybody stated their preference?

    The effective meaning of in is similar to ready.

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