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agrees

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present tense third-person singular of agree

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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

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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

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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

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4 to be in agreement on every point
  • the robber's story didn't agree with the cop's report on the incident

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5 to form a pleasing relationship
  • this warm climate seems to agree with you

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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

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“Agrees.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/agrees. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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