What does agree mean?

Definitions for agree
əˈgriagree

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word agree.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. agree, hold, concur, concord(verb)

    be in accord; be in agreement

    "We agreed on the terms of the settlement"; "I can't agree with you!"; "I hold with those who say life is sacred"; "Both philosophers concord on this point"

  2. agree(verb)

    consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something

    "She agreed to all my conditions"; "He agreed to leave her alone"

  3. match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree(verb)

    be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics

    "The two stories don't agree in many details"; "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"; "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"

  4. harmonize, harmonise, consort, accord, concord, fit in, agree(verb)

    go together

    "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded"

  5. agree(verb)

    show grammatical agreement

    "Subjects and verbs must always agree in English"

  6. agree(verb)

    be agreeable or suitable

    "White wine doesn't agree with me"

  7. agree(verb)

    achieve harmony of opinion, feeling, or purpose

    "No two of my colleagues would agree on whom to elect chairman"

Wiktionary

  1. agree(Verb)

    To harmonize in opinion, statement, or action; to be in unison or concord; to be or become united or consistent; to concur.

    all parties agree in the expediency of the law.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

  2. agree(Verb)

    To yield assent; to accede;followed by to.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

  3. agree(Verb)

    To yield assent to; to approve.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

  4. agree(Verb)

    To make a stipulation by way of settling differences or determining a price; to exchange promises; to come to terms or to a common resolve; to promise.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

  5. agree(Verb)

    To be conformable; to resemble; to coincide; to correspond.

    the picture does not agree with the original; the two scales agree exactly.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

  6. agree(Verb)

    To suit or be adapted in its effects; to do well.

    the same food does not agree with every constitution.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

  7. agree(Verb)

    To correspond to in gender, number, case, or person.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

  8. agree(Verb)

    To consent to a contract or to an element of a contract.

    Etymology: agreer, from a gré, from ad + gratum.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Agree(adverb)

    in good part; kindly

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  2. Agree(verb)

    to harmonize in opinion, statement, or action; to be in unison or concord; to be or become united or consistent; to concur; as, all parties agree in the expediency of the law

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  3. Agree(verb)

    to yield assent; to accede; -- followed by to; as, to agree to an offer, or to opinion

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  4. Agree(verb)

    to make a stipulation by way of settling differences or determining a price; to exchange promises; to come to terms or to a common resolve; to promise

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  5. Agree(verb)

    to be conformable; to resemble; to coincide; to correspond; as, the picture does not agree with the original; the two scales agree exactly

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  6. Agree(verb)

    to suit or be adapted in its effects; to do well; as, the same food does not agree with every constitution

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  7. Agree(verb)

    to correspond in gender, number, case, or person

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  8. Agree(verb)

    to make harmonious; to reconcile or make friends

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

  9. Agree(verb)

    to admit, or come to one mind concerning; to settle; to arrange; as, to agree the fact; to agree differences

    Etymology: [F. gr. See Agree.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Agree

    a-grē′, v.i. to be of one mind: to concur: to assent to: to be consistent, to harmonise: to determine, to settle: to resemble, to suit: (gram.) to be in concord with—taking the same gender, number, case, or person: to do well with climate, &c. (followed by with before the person or thing agreeing: by upon, on, for, to, in before the condition of the agreement):—pa.p. agreed′.—adj. Agree′able, suitable: pleasant: favourable to, consenting to.—n. Agree′ableness, suitableness: conformity: quality of pleasing—also Agreeabil′ity.—adv. Agree′ably.—n. Agree′ment, concord: conformity: harmony: a bargain or contract. [O. Fr. agréer, to accept kindly—L. ad, to, and gratus, pleasing.]

Editors Contribution

  1. agree

    To share a feeling, opinion or goal.

    There are many people who agree with goals, opinions and beliefs.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 30, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'agree' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1482

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'agree' in Written Corpus Frequency: #597

  3. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'agree' in Verbs Frequency: #94

Anagrams for agree »

  1. eagre

  2. eager

How to pronounce agree?

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How to say agree in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of agree in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of agree in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of agree in a Sentence

  1. Wright Walling:

    The fact of the matter is that when Jason Lewis're protecting the rights of, in this case, a 5th grader, of children, that some of these who should be looked at, and if that takes going to court to make the school districts, in fact, pay attention to what they should be doing to protect our children, then I don't think — i agree with Judge Hand.

  2. Jacksonville Public Library:

    Unfortunately, the discourse from some in the community did not remain civil and reportedly included threats of physical violence. We had to make a very tough call, our cancellation of the Pride Prom does not mean that we agree with -- or are bowing to pressure from -- those who protested the event.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    We're not always going to agree on everything, and I'm not going to change my fundamental values.

  4. Alec Young:

    If anything the U.S. manufacturing data signals that the new tariffs couldn't come at a worse time. It's bad news on top of bad news. That's why investors are so focused on negotiations not only have expectations been receding for a U.S.-China deal but they can't even agree on a date to meet.

  5. Bill Clinton:

    Do I agree with everything, no I don't, and I will be laying out of policies that I think build on what the President has done and what my husband has done.

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Translations for agree

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  • وافق, يوافقArabic
  • згаджацца, згадзіццаBelarusian
  • съответствам, съгласявам се, съгласен съм, съгласувам, хармонирам, съгласявам, договарямBulgarian
  • shodovat, souhlasit, dohodnout, vyhovovatCzech
  • være enig, stemme overens, overensstemme, rette sig efterDanish
  • annehmen, sich verständigen, zustimmen, einverstanden sein, akzeptieren, kongruierenGerman
  • συμφωνώGreek
  • samopiniiEsperanto
  • [[estar]] [[de acuerdo]], coincidir, concordar, acceder, asentir, acordarSpanish
  • موافق بودنPersian
  • yhtä mieltä, yksimielinen, vastata, olla, sopia, hyväksyäFinnish
  • consentir, accorder, être d'accordFrench
  • aontaighIrish
  • aontaich, co-aontaich, freagair a chèile, còrd riScottish Gaelic
  • הסכיםHebrew
  • egyetért, egyeztetHungarian
  • համաձայնել, համաձայնվելArmenian
  • concordarInterlingua
  • berjanji, menyetujuiIndonesian
  • essere d'accordo, accordarsi, corrispondere, concordareItalian
  • 同意, 同じる, 一致, 賛成Japanese
  • შეთანხმებაGeorgian
  • 동의하다, 약속하다, 일치하다, 同意, 합의하다Korean
  • concordo, convenio, agreeLatin
  • whakaaeMāori
  • jatte, bli enigeNorwegian
  • zgodzić się, zgadzać sięPolish
  • estar de acordo, concordar, aceitarPortuguese
  • añikuy, allipunakuyQuechua
  • согласиться, соглашаться, [[приходить]] [[к]] [[согласие, [[достигать]] [[соглашениеRussian
  • сагласити, saglasitiSerbo-Croatian
  • súhlasiť, zhodovaťSlovak
  • jam dakordAlbanian
  • hålla medSwedish
  • ตกลงThai
  • onaylamak, anlaşmak, katılmak, kabul etmekTurkish
  • погоджуватися, зго́дитися, погодитися, зго́джуватисяUkrainian
  • متفق ہوںUrdu
  • đồng ý, 同意Vietnamese
  • 同意Chinese

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