Complete Definition of "agreement"

English
wikipedia
rank|sleep|ex|mere|689|agreement|ship|third|evil

Pronunciation
IPA|/əg'ɹiːmənt/
audio|en-us-agreement.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun|s|-

  1. context|countable An understanding between individuals to follow a specific course of conduct, such as an agreement to commit a crime (a conspiracy).
  2. context|uncountable A state whereby two parties share a view or opinion.

#: The UK and US negotiators nearing agreement.

  1. context|countable An expression or indication that an agreement has been reached.

#: He nodded his agreement

  1. context|law|countable A legally binding contract enforceable in a court of law.
  2. context|linguistics|uncountable Rules that exist in many languages that force some parts of a sentence to be used or inflected differently depending on certain attributes of other parts.
  3. context|uncountable The state of not contradicting one another.

#: The results of my experiment are in agreement with those of Michelson and with the law of General Relativity.

Translations
trans-top|understanding between individuals
Danish: aftale c
Finnish: sopimus
French: accord m
German: t|de|Vereinbarung|f
Greek: συμφωνία (simfonía) f
Hebrew: he-translation|הסכם|heském m
Italian: consenso m
trans-mid
Japanese: 合意 (gōi); 一致 (itchi)
Norwegian: avtale m
Portuguese: consenso m
Russian: согласие (soglásije) n
Slovene: dogovor m
Swedish: avtal n, överenskommelse c
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trans-top|state whereby two parties share a view or opinion
Danish: enighed c
Finnish: yksimielisyys
French: accord m
German: t|de|Einigkeit|f, t|de|Einvernehmen|n
Greek: συμφωνία (simfonia) f
Hebrew: he-translation|הסכמה|haskamá f
Italian: accordo m
trans-mid
Japanese: 合意 (gōi), 協定 (kyōtei)
Norwegian: enighet m
Portuguese: acordo
Russian: согласие (soglásije) n
Slovene: soglasje n
Swedish: enighet c, överensstämmelse c
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trans-top|expression or indication that an agreement has been reached
Danish: samtykke n
French: accord m
German: t|de|Zustimmung|f
Hebrew: he-translation|הסכמה|haskamá f
Italian: accordo m
trans-mid
Japanese: 納得 (nattoku); 賛成 (sansei)
Norwegian: samtykke n
Portuguese: acordo m
Russian: согласие (soglásije) n
Swedish: samtycke n
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trans-top|legally binding contract enforceable in a court of law
Czech: dohoda f
French: contrat m
German: t|de|Vertrag|m
Greek: συμφωνία (simfonía) f, συμφωνητικό (simfonitikó) n, συνθήκη (sinthíki) f
Hebrew: he-translation|הסכם|heském m
Japanese: 合意 (gōi)
trans-mid
Norwegian: avtale m
Polish: umowa (f)
Portuguese: contrato m
Russian: соглашение (soglšénije) n
Slovene: pogodba f
Swedish: avtal n
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trans-top|grammatical agreement
French: accord m
German: t|de|Kongruenz|f
Hebrew: הסכמה (haskama) f
Norwegian: kongruens m
trans-mid
Portuguese: concordância f
Russian: согласование (soglasovánije) n
Swedish: kongruens c
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trans-top|The state of not contradicting another one
Czech: souhlas m
Danish: overensstemmelse c
French: accord m
German: t|de|Übereinstimmung|f
Greek: συμφωνία (simfonia) f
Hebrew: he-translation|הסכמה|haskamá f
Norwegian: overensstemmelse m
trans-mid
Polish: zgadzać, w zgodzie
Portuguese: pacto m
Russian: согласие (soglásije) n
Slovene: soglasje n
Swedish: överensstämmelse c
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ttbc|Breton: emglev m, -ioù p
ttbc|Bulgarian: съгласие n, споразумение n
ttbc|Indonesian: janji|perjanjian, setuju|persetujuan, sepakat|kesepakatan
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ttbc|Romanian: acord n, înţelegere f
ttbc|Serbian: dogovor, договор
ttbc|Spanish: acuerdo
ttbc|Telugu: అంగీకారం, ఒప్పందం, ఒడంబడిక

See also
agreed
agreed upon
consensus
gentleman's agreement

External links
w:agreement|Wikipedia disambiguation page on agreement

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