agree


agree
agree vb agreed, agree·ing
vt: to share an opinion that
agreed the terms were fair
vi
1: to share an opinion, understanding, or intent
unable to agree on a verdictNew York Law Journal
2: to indicate willingness or acceptance: give assent or approval
agreeing to this proposal

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

agree
I (comply) verb accede, accept, accommodate, accord, acknowledge, acquiesce, adapt, adjust differences, adopt, allow, approve, assent, avow, be accordant, be at one with, be in harmony with, be in unison, be willing, coincide, come to an understanding, come to terms, comply with, componere, concede, concinere, concord, concur, confirm, congruere, consent, cooperate, correspond, fit, give assent, give consent, homologate, ratify, reconcile, settle, subscribe to, suit, understand, unite, yield assent associated concepts: agreed case, agreed order, agreed statement of facts II (contract) verb adjust differences, arrive at a settlement, bargain, bring into concord, come to an agreement, come to an understanding, come to terms, compromise, consent, consentire, constituere, cooperate, covenant, engage, give assurance, make a bargain, make an agreement, make terms, mutually assent, pacisci, pact, pledge, promise, settle, settle by covenant, stipulate, undertake III index abide, accommodate, acknowledge (respond), admit (concede), allow (endure), assent, bond (secure a debt), certify (approve), cohere (be logically consistent), coincide (concur), compromise (settie by mutual agreement), concede, conform, consent, conspire, contract, correspond (be equivalent), decide, defer (yield in judgment), fix (settle), grant (concede), obey, promise (vow), settle, stipulate, subscribe (promise), undertake, unite

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


agree
v.
To concur; to consent; to settle.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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  • agree — a‧gree [əˈgriː] verb [intransitive, transitive] 1. to make a decision with someone after a discussion with them: • They have agreed a price for the land. • He has agreed a new two year contract. agree to do something • The company agreed in… …   Financial and business terms

  • Agree — A*gree , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Agreed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Agreeing}.] [F. agr[ e]er to accept or receive kindly, fr. [ a] gr[ e]; [ a] (L. ad) + gr[ e] good will, consent, liking, fr. L. gratus pleasing, agreeable. See {Grateful}.] 1. To harmonize… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agree — 1 *assent, accede, consent, acquiesce, subscribe Analogous words: *grant, concede, allow: accept, *receive: admit, *acknowledge Antonyms: protest (against): differ (with) Contrasted words …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • agree — agree; agree·a·bil·i·ty; agree·a·ble·ness; agree·a·bly; agree·ment; dis·agree; agree·a·ble; …   English syllables

  • agréé — agréé, ée 1. (a gré é, ée) part. passé. Reçu, admis, accueilli. Ma recherche a été agréée. Ses présents furent agréés (voy. agréer 1). agréé 2. (a gré é) s. m. Défenseur admis à plaider devant un tribunal de commerce. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Agréer 1.… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • agree — ► VERB (agrees, agreed, agreeing) 1) have the same opinion about something. 2) (be agreed) (of two or more parties) be in agreement. 3) (agree to) express willingness to comply with (a request, suggestion, etc.). 4) …   English terms dictionary

  • agree — [ə grē′] vi. agreed, agreeing [ME agreen < OFr agreer, to receive kindly < a gré, favorably < a (L ad), to + gré, good will < L gratus, pleasing: see GRACE] 1. to consent or accede (to); say “yes” 2. to be in harmony or accord [their… …   English World dictionary

  • Agree — A*gree , v. t. 1. To make harmonious; to reconcile or make friends. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To admit, or come to one mind concerning; to settle; to arrange; as, to agree the fact; to agree differences. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agree — is used intransitively (without an object) with about, on, to, upon, and with, or with a that clause, and transitively (with an object) to mean ‘to arrange or settle (a thing in which various interests are concerned)’; there are examples of this… …   Modern English usage


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