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gentleman's agreement

noun

Simple Definition of gentleman's agreement

  • : an informal agreement based on trust rather than on a legal document

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gentleman's agreement

  1. :  an agreement secured only by the honor of the participants

1886

First Known Use of gentleman's agreement

1886

Variants of gentleman's agreement

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gentlemen's agreement


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