Associations to the word «Accord»


ACCORD, noun. Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or action.
ACCORD, noun. A harmony in sound, pitch and tone; concord.
ACCORD, noun. Agreement or harmony of things in general.
ACCORD, noun. (legal) An agreement between parties in controversy, by which satisfaction for an injury is stipulated, and which, when executed, prevents a lawsuit.
ACCORD, noun. (international law) An international agreement.
ACCORD, noun. (obsolete) Assent
ACCORD, noun. Voluntary or spontaneous impulse to act.
ACCORD, verb. (transitive) To make to agree or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to adjust.
ACCORD, verb. (transitive) To bring (people) to an agreement; to reconcile, settle, adjust or harmonize.
ACCORD, verb. (intransitive) To agree or correspond; to be in harmony.
ACCORD, verb. (intransitive) To agree in pitch and tone.
ACCORD, verb. (transitive) (dated) (legal) To grant as suitable or proper; to concede or award.
ACCORD, verb. (intransitive) (obsolete) To give consent.
ACCORD, verb. (intransitive) (archaic) To arrive at an agreement.

Dictionary definition

ACCORD, noun. Harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters; "the two parties were in agreement".
ACCORD, noun. Concurrence of opinion; "we are in accord with your proposal".
ACCORD, noun. A written agreement between two states or sovereigns.
ACCORD, noun. Sympathetic compatibility.
ACCORD, verb. Go together; "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded".
ACCORD, verb. Allow to have; "grant a privilege".

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