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agreement

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of agreement

  1. 1 the state of being of one opinion about something <we were in agreement about one thing at least: that we'd never worked so hard in all our lives> Synonyms accord, concurrence, concurrency, consensus, unanimity, unison Related Words accession, adhesion, assent, assentation, consent; acceptance, acquiescence, concession, embrace, embracement; approbation, approval, favor; alliance, collaboration, collusion, complicity, conspiracy; compliance, concert, concertedness, concord, concordance, conformity, consonance, harmony, oneness, solidarity, understanding, union; empathy, rapport, sympathy Phrases meeting of minds Near Antonyms discord, dissension (also dissention); dissent, opposition, resistance; disapprobation, disapproval, disfavor Antonyms conflict, disagreement, dissensus

  2. 2 an arrangement about action to be taken <we finally reached an agreement regarding a fair division of the housework> Synonyms accord, bargain, compact, contract, convention, covenant, deal, disposition, pact, settlement, understanding Related Words charter, treaty; binder, pledge, promise; alliance, association, entente, entente cordiale, league, partnership; acceptance, approval, assent, concurrence, consent, OK (or okay)

  3. 3 a state of consistency <the amount in column A needs to be in agreement with the total receipts minus expenses> Synonyms accord, accordance, conformity, conformance, congruence, congruency, congruity, consonance, harmony, tuneRelated Words compatibility; assimilation, integration; oneness, solidarity, togetherness; affinity, empathy, sympathyNear Antonyms contrast, discrepancy, disparateness, disparity, dissimilarity, distinction, distinctiveness, distinctness, diverseness, diversity, unlikeness; deviance, divergence; discord, discordance, dissension (also dissention), dissent, dissidence, disunity, friction, strife; variability, variance; incompatibilityAntonyms conflict, disagreement, incongruence, incongruity, incongruousness





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