Examples of concord in a Sentence
living in concord with people of different races and religions
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The product is carried in a soybean oil base and made from the skin of a concord grape.
Metaphorical death spirals lure people toward forced (and false) choices—choices that endorse actions in concord with fear.
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Everyone Agrees on the Meaning of concord
The roots of concord suggest the meaning "hearts together". At the very outset of the American Revolution, the town of Concord, Massachusetts, was the site of a famous battle—obviously not exactly in keeping with its name. It shares that name with the capital of New Hampshire and a few other towns and cities, and Concordia, the original Latin word for "concord", is the name of several Lutheran universities. Today concord is a rather formal term, probably most often used to mean a specific agreement; thus, two countries may sign a concord on matters that have led to trouble in the past.
Synonymschime, comity, compatibility, harmony, peace
Antonymsconflict, discord, dissension (also dissention), variance
Related Wordsamity, companionship, compatibleness, congeniality, fellowship, fraternization, friendship; collaboration, reciprocity, symbiosis; agreement, consensus, unanimity; cohesion, cohesiveness, unity; affinity, connection, empathy, kinship, oneness, rapport, solidarity, sympathy, understanding; peacefulness, sereneness, serenity, sweetness and light, tranquillity (or tranquility)
Near Antonymsantagonism, antipathy, enmity, hatred, hostility, unfriendliness; alienation, breach, divorce, estrangement, rupture, schism, scission, severance; dissent, dissidence; anarchy, disorder, disturbance, strife, turmoil
Definition of Concord
- Most of the Concords used for juice come from Washington state, where grape growing areas are primarily hot and dry.
- —Rae Burchfiel
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