What does concur mean?

Definitions for concurkənˈkɜr

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

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. concur, coincide(verb)

    happen simultaneously

    "The two events coincided"


  1. concur(Verb)

    To unite or agree (in action or opinion); to have a common opinion; to coincide; to correspond.

  2. concur(Verb)

    To meet in the same point; to combine or conjoin; to contribute or help towards a common object or effect.

  3. concur(Verb)

    To run together; to meet.

  4. Origin: From concurrere

Webster Dictionary

  1. Concur(verb)

    to run together; to meet

  2. Concur(verb)

    to meet in the same point; to combine or conjoin; to contribute or help toward a common object or effect

  3. Concur(verb)

    to unite or agree (in action or opinion); to join; to act jointly; to agree; to coincide; to correspond

  4. Concur(verb)

    to assent; to consent

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Concur

    kon-kur′, v.i. to run together: to meet in one point: to coincide: to act together: to agree: to assent to:—pr.p. concur′ring; pa.p. concurred′.—ns. Concur′rence, the meeting of lines: union: joint action: assent; Concur′rency.—adj. Concur′rent, of lines meeting in the same point: coming, acting, or existing together: united: accompanying.—n. one that concurs: a competitor: one who accompanies a sheriff's officer as witness.—adv. Concur′rently.—adj. Concur′ring, agreeing. [L. concurrĕre, from con, together, currĕre, cursum, to run.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of concur in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of concur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Let me concur with the Secretary.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    I think we're in vigorous agreement here, let me concur with the Secretary.

  3. Comey Trump:

    While I greatly appreciate you informing me, on three separate occasions, that I am not under investigation, I nevertheless concur with the judgment of the Department of Justice that you are not able to effectively lead the Bureau.

  4. James Madison:

    And as it [the federal district] is to be appropriated to this use with the consent of the State ceding it; as the State will no doubt provide in the compact for the rights, and the consent of the citizens inhabiting it; as the inhabitants will find sufficient inducements of interest to become willing parties to the cession; as they will have had their voice in the election of the Government which is to exercise authority over them; as a municipal Legislature for local purposes, derived from their own suffrages, will of course be allowed them; and as the authority of the Legislature of the State, and of the inhabitants of the ceded part of it, to concur in the cession, will be derived from the whole people of the State, in their adoption of the Constitution, every imaginable objection seems to be obviated.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    King Solomon was a wise king and teacher too. Moreover, Plato was a wonderful teacher and inspirer. As well, Socrates was also an awesome teacher and inspirer. Zig Ziglar was equally a profound teacher and motivator. Deodatta V. Shenai Khatkhate is undoubtedly an inspiring teacher and motivator. Eunuch Adebayo is an insightful teacher and preacher. Besides, David Oyedepo is a charismatic teacher and preacher among other teachers and inspirers like John C. Maxwell, Martin Luter King Jnr., Mahatma Gandhi, Mother Theresa, Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Steve Jobs, Chinua Achebe, Oprah Winfrey, Henry Ford, Nelson Mandela, Wole Soyinka, Chris Oyakhilome, Paul Enenche, David Ogbueli, Matthew Ashimolowo, David Abioye etc. But above all, Jesus Christ was the greatest teacher and inspirer. And he will ever remain the greatest teacher and inspirer of all time. Because, he was the embodiment of divine wisdom, he is still the embodiment of divine wisdom and he will ever remain the embodiment of divine or extraordinary wisdom. Oh! yes, Jesus Christ is as well the epitome of divine wisdom. If you don't concur with me. Go ahead and read the scriptures (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John). For, you will surely and eventually concur with me QED.

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Translations for concur

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • اتفقArabic
  • съгласувам се, стичам се, съответствувамBulgarian
  • zustimmen, zusammenwirken, übereinstimmen, zusammentreffenGerman
  • samopiniiEsperanto
  • concurrir, reunir, estar de acuerdo, acordarSpanish
  • olla samaa mieltä, yhtyäFinnish
  • convenir, être d'accordFrench
  • vera sammála, samsinna, hittastIcelandic
  • 同意するJapanese
  • samenvallenDutch
  • Å få endene til å møtes, være enige omNorwegian
  • zgadzać sięPolish
  • соглашаться, совпадать, сходитьсяRussian
  • hålla med, instämmaSwedish
  • 同意Chinese

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