1. [ noun ] the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises
Synonyms: understanding

"they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business" "there was an understanding between management and the workers"

Related terms: statement bargain conspiracy settlement sale written_agreement submission working_agreement gentlemen's_agreement entente oral_contract unilateral_contract severance_agreement suicide_pact covenant reservation condition agree
2. [ noun ] compatibility of observations
Synonyms: correspondence

"there was no agreement between theory and measurement" "the results of two tests were in correspondence"

Related terms: compatibility conformity match
3. [ noun ] harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters
Synonyms: accord

"the two parties were in accord"

Related terms: disagreement harmony consensus social_contract community sense_of_the_meeting concurrence unison unanimity agree
4. [ noun ] (psychology) the thing arranged or agreed to
Synonyms: arrangement

"they made arrangements to meet in Chicago"

Related terms: planning collusion prearrangement arrange
5. [ noun ] (grammar) the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations
Synonyms: concord
Related terms: grammatical_relation case_agreement number_agreement gender_agreement person_agreement concord
6. [ noun ] the verbal act of agreeing
Related terms: disagreement speech_act accord assent concurrence subscription harmony ratification connivance second accession concession compliance agree
Similar spelling:   agreeing