(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
v. i. harmonize, conform, agree. See agreement, assent. —v. t. grant, bestow; concede. See giving. —n. agreement. Ant., discord; withhold, deny.
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. harmony, understanding, reconciliation, agreement; see agreement 2 , 3 .
1. [To be in agreement]
Syn. agree, concur, correspond; see agree .
See Synonym Study at agree .
2. [To grant]
Syn. bestow, grant, concede, allow; see admit 3 , give 1 .
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus)
[uh CORD]
harmony, mutual understanding.
They ended their hostilities and reached accord.
SYN.: harmony, agreement, concurrence, concert, unison, unity, accordance, rapport, mutual understanding, concordance, *a meeting of the minds, consensus.
ANT.: discord, friction, disagreement, dissidence
1. concede grant, bestow, accede, allow, give, acquiesce.
2. harmonize agree, concur, correspond, match up, *see eye to eye, *sing from the same hymnal, jibe.
(Roget's Thesaurus II) I verb 1. To come to an understanding or to terms: agree, coincide, concur, get together, harmonize. See AGREE. 2. To be compatible or in correspondence: agree, check, chime, comport with, conform, consist, correspond, fit1, harmonize, match, square, tally. Informal: jibe1. Archaic: quadrate. See AGREE. 3. To let have as a favor, prerogative, or privilege: award, concede, give, grant, vouchsafe. See GIVE. 4. To give formally or officially: award, bestow, confer, grant, present2. See GIVE. II noun 1. Harmonious mutual understanding: agreement, concord, concordance, concurrence, consonance, harmony, rapport, tune, unity. Idiom: meeting of the minds. See AGREE. 2. Pleasing agreement, as of musical sounds: concert, concord, harmony, symphony, tune. Music: consonance. See BEAUTIFUL. 3. An act or state of agreeing between parties regarding a course of action: agreement, arrangement, bargain, compact2, deal, pact, understanding. See AGREE. 4. A formal, usually written settlement between nations: agreement, concord, convention, pact, treaty. See AGREE, POLITICS.

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