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agree

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of agree

  1. 1 to have or come to the same opinion or point of view My husband and I agree on just about every aspect of child-rearing Synonyms of agree coincide, concur Words Related to agree accede (to), accept, acquiesce, assent (to), comply (with), consent (to), go (by), subscribe; affiliate, ally, associate, unite; collaborate, cooperate, get along, get on Phrases see eye to eye Near Antonyms of agree clash, collide, conflict; bicker, counter, dispute, dissent, diverge, fall out, object, oppose, protest, quarrel, resist, rival; dissociate, separate, split Antonyms of agree differ, disagree

  2. 2 to come to an arrangement as to a course of action since we couldn't agree, we tossed a coin to decide the matter Synonyms of agree bargain, contract, covenant Words Related to agree come around, come round; subscribe, underwrite; arrange, settle Phrases come to terms, strike a bargain Near Antonyms of agree differ, dissent; cancel, renege, revoke; argue, contest, dispute, object Antonyms of agree disagree

  3. 3 to accept the truth or existence of (something) usually reluctantly finally agreed that the paint job was sloppy and would have to be redone Synonyms of agree acknowledge, admit, allow, concede, confess, fess (up), grant, own (up to)Words Related to agree disburden, unburden, unload; affirm, avow, confirm, profess; accept, recognize, yield; announce, break, broadcast, communicate, declare, disclose, divulge, impart, proclaim, publish, reveal, spill, tell, unveil; betray, blab, expose, give away, inform, leak, rat, squeal, talk, tattle, tip (off), warn, wise (up); breathe, say, whisperNear Antonyms of agree disallow, disavow, disclaim, disown; contradict, dispute, gainsay, negate, negative; rebut, refute, reject, repudiate; conceal, cover (up), hide, obscure, veil; kid (oneself)Antonyms of agree deny

  4. 4 to be in agreement on every point the robber's story didn't agree with the cop's report on the incident Synonyms of agree accord, check, answer, chord, cohere, coincide, comport, conform, consist, correspond, dovetail, fit, go, harmonize, jibe, rhyme (also rime), sort, square, tallyWords Related to agree equal, match, parallel; align (also aline), line up, registerNear Antonyms of agree contradict, dispute, gainsay; negate, nullify; clash, conflict, jarAntonyms of agree differ (from), disagree (with)

  5. 5 to form a pleasing relationship this warm climate seems to agree with you Synonyms of agree harmonize, assort, blend, chime, chime in, conform, consort, coordinate, grooveWords Related to agree balance, correlate, correspond, dovetail, hang together, match; meet, parallel; bond, coalesce, cohere, conjoin, fuse, merge, square, tallyNear Antonyms of agree contradict, contrast, counter, differ, diverge, jar; cancel (out), counteract, negate, offsetAntonyms of agree clash, collide, conflict

  6. 6 to give or express one's approval (as to a proposal) we'll have to get the author to agree to the revisions before the article can be published Synonyms of agree acquiesce, accede, assent, come round, consent, subscribeWords Related to agree adopt, embrace, espouse; abide, bear (with), endure, stand, suffer, tolerate; stomach, swallow, take; bow, knuckle under, relent, submit, succumb, yieldNear Antonyms of agree rebuff, refuse, reject, scorn, spurn; deny, gainsayAntonyms of agree dissent

Synonym Discussion of agree

agree, concur, coincide mean to come into or be in harmony regarding a matter of opinion. agree implies complete accord usually attained by discussion and adjustment of differences.
    • on some points we all can agree
concur often implies approval of someone else's statement or decision.
    • if my wife concurs, it's a deal
coincide, used more often of opinions, judgments, wishes, or interests than of people, implies total agreement.
    • their wishes coincide exactly with my desire

synonyms see in addition assent



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