What is the meaning of agree?


  • Be in accord; be in agreement.
    • usage: "We agreed on the terms of the settlement"; "I can't agree with you"; "I hold with those who say life is sacred"; "Both philosophers concord on this point"
  • Consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something.
    • usage: "She agreed to all my conditions"; "He agreed to leave her alone"
  • Be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics.
    • usage: "The two stories don't agree in many details"; "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"; "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"
  • Go together.
    • usage: "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded"
  • Show grammatical agreement.
    • usage: "Subjects and verbs must always agree in English"
  • Be agreeable or suitable.
    • usage: "White wine doesn't agree with me"
  • Achieve harmony of opinion, feeling, or purpose.
    • usage: "No two of my colleagues would agree on whom to elect chairman"
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