What does ACCORD mean?

ACCORD meaning in General Dictionary

To accept correspond to take balance followed by with previously additionally by to as his disposition accords along with his looks

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  • which will make to agree or correspond to match one thing to another to modify followed by to
  • contract or concurrence of viewpoint will or action harmony of mind consent assent
  • go collectively
  • allow having
  • equilibrium of people's viewpoints or actions or characters
  • concurrence of opinion
  • a written arrangement between two states or sovereigns
  • sympathetic compatibility
  • contract or concurrence of viewpoint, will, or action; balance of mind; consent; assent.
  • Harmony of noises; agreement in pitch and tone; concord; as, the agreement of tones.
  • contract, equilibrium, or simply just communication of things; since, the accord of light and color in artwork.
  • Voluntary or spontaneous motion or impulse to do something; -- preceded by own; because, of the very own accord.
  • an understanding between parties in conflict, through which pleasure for a personal injury is stipulated, and which, when performed, bars a suit.
  • to help make to concur or correspond; to suit something to another; to modify; -- followed by to.
  • to carry to an understanding, as people; to reconcile; to settle, adjust, harmonize, or compose, as things; since, to accord suits or controversies.
  • To give as appropriate or correct; to concede; to award; because, to accord to a single because of praise.
  • To agree; to correspond; to stay in equilibrium; -- used by with, formerly also by to; as, their disposition accords with his looks.
  • To concur in pitch and tone.

ACCORD meaning in Law Dictionary

The contract between functions to settle their particular statements and differences.


ACCORD meaning in Etymology Dictionary

early 12c., from Old French acorder (12c.) "reconcile, agree, take harmony," from Vulgar Latin *accordare "make agree," virtually "be of 1 heart, bring heart-to-heart," from Latin ad- "to" (see ad-) + cor (genitive cordis) "heart" (see heart). Related: Accorded; according.

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  • late 13c., accourd, from Old French acord "agreement," a back-formation from acorder (see agreement (v.)).

ACCORD - French to English

arrangement

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  • accordance [conformity]
  • agreement

ACCORD meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or activity; balance of brain; permission; assent.

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  • (v. t.) Harmony of noises; contract in pitch and tone; concord; as, the accord of shades.
  • (v. t.) contract, harmony, or simply just communication of things; since, the accord of light and color in painting.
  • (v. t.) Voluntary or spontaneous motion or impulse to do something; -- preceded by own; because, of the own agreement.
  • (v. t.) An understanding between events in debate, in which pleasure for an accident is stipulated, and which, whenever executed, bars a suit.
  • (v. t.) To make to concur or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to regulate; -- accompanied by to.
  • (v. t.) To bring to an understanding, as persons; to get together again; to stay, adjust, harmonize, or compose, as things; since, to accord matches or controversies.
  • (v. t.) To grant as suitable or correct; to concede; to award; as, to accord to at least one because of praise.
  • (v. i.) To concur; to correspond; to stay harmony; -- accompanied by with, previously also by to; since, his personality accords along with his looks.
  • (v. i.) To concur in pitch and tone.

Sentence Examples with the word ACCORD

It will of its own accord dispose itself as an inclined plane, and receiving obliquely the reaction of the air, it transfers into tractile force a part of the vertical impulsion it has received.

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