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accords

verb
present tense third-person singular of accord

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to be in agreement on every point
  • claims that the newspaper's quote does not accord with what he actually said

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2 to give the ownership or benefit of (something) formally or publicly
  • women were finally accorded the right to vote in 1920

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accords

noun
plural of accord

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1 a formal agreement between two or more nations or peoples
  • hoped to bring about a peace accord between the warring nations

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2 an arrangement about action to be taken
  • the judges have reached an accord: the match will have to be replayed

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4 the act or power of making one's own choices or decisions
  • did not move to a different workstation of her own accord

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“Accords.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/accords. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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