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concord

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noun con·cord \ˈkän-ˌkȯrd, ˈkäŋ-\

Simple Definition of concord

  • : a state in which people or things agree with each other and exist together in a peaceful way

  • grammar : a state in which the different parts of a sentence or phrase agree with each other

Full Definition of concord

  1. 1 a :  a state of agreement :  harmony b :  a simultaneous occurrence of two or more musical tones that produces an impression of agreeableness or resolution on a listener — compare discord

  2. 2 :  agreement by stipulation, compact, or covenant

  3. 3 :  grammatical agreement

Examples of concord

  1. <living in concord with people of different races and religions>



Origin of concord

Middle English, from Anglo-French concorde, from Latin concordia, from concord-, concors agreeing, from com- + cord-, cor heart — more at heart


First Known Use: 14th century


Concord

geographical name Con·cord

Definition of Concord

  1. 1 play \ˈkän-ˌkȯrd, ˈkäŋ-\ city W California NE of Oakland pop 122,067

  2. 2 \ˈkäŋ-kərd\ town E Massachusetts NW of Boston pop 17,668

  3. 3 \ˈkäŋ-kərd\ city ∗ of New Hampshire on the Merrimack pop 42,695

  4. 4 \ˈkän-ˌkȯrd, ˈkäŋ-\ city S cen North Carolina pop 79,066




CONCORD Defined for Kids

concord

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noun con·cord \ˈkän-ˌkȯrd\

Definition of concord

  1. :  a state of agreement <They lived in peace and concord>




Concord

geographical name Con·cord \ˈkäŋ-kərd\

Definition of Concord

  1. city, capital of New Hampshire





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