verb dis·agree \ˌdis-ə-ˈgrē\

: to have a different opinion : to fail to agree

: to be different

: to not be suitable for or pleasing to someone

Full Definition of DISAGREE

intransitive verb
:  to fail to agree <the two accounts disagree>
:  to differ in opinion <he disagreed with me on every topic>
:  to cause discomfort or distress <fried foods disagree with me>

Examples of DISAGREE

  1. I think that I should sell my car, but he disagrees.
  2. <the leader thought we were still headed north on the trail, but I disagreed>

Origin of DISAGREE

Middle English, to refuse assent, from Anglo-French desagreer, from des- dis- + agreer to agree
First Known Use: 15th century

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DISAGREE Defined for Kids


verb dis·agree \ˌdi-sə-ˈgrē\

Definition of DISAGREE for Kids

:  to have different ideas or opinions <We disagreed over the price.>
:  to be unlike each other :  be different <Their descriptions disagree.>
:  to make ill <Fried foods disagree with me.>


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