: an agreement secured only by the honor of the participants
Examples of gentleman's agreement in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebDortmund has a gentleman's agreement in place with the 21-year-old.
Manuel Veth, Forbes, 13 May 2021 Is there a 'gentleman's agreement' between Kentucky and Auburn?
Jon Hale, The Courier-Journal, 26 Sep. 2020 That also ties into recent speculation that Chelsea have an gentleman's agreement not to pursue Napoli players.
SI.com, 22 June 2018
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