accord (Meaning)

Wordnet

accord (n)

harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters

concurrence of opinion

a written agreement between two states or sovereigns

sympathetic compatibility

Wordnet

accord (v)

go together

allow to have

Webster

accord (v. t.)

Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or action; harmony of mind; consent; assent.

Harmony of sounds; agreement in pitch and tone; concord; as, the accord of tones.

Agreement, harmony, or just correspondence of things; as, the accord of light and shade in painting.

Voluntary or spontaneous motion or impulse to act; -- preceded by own; as, of one's own accord.

An agreement between parties in controversy, by which satisfaction for an injury is stipulated, and which, when executed, bars a suit.

To make to agree or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to adjust; -- followed by to.

To bring to an agreement, as persons; to reconcile; to settle, adjust, harmonize, or compose, as things; as, to accord suits or controversies.

To grant as suitable or proper; to concede; to award; as, to accord to one due praise.

Webster

accord (v. i.)

To agree; to correspond; to be in harmony; -- followed by with, formerly also by to; as, his disposition accords with his looks.

To agree in pitch and tone.

accord Sentence Examples

  1. The nations reached a diplomatic accord, establishing peaceful relations and mutual cooperation.
  2. The musicians played in perfect accord, creating a harmonious and captivating melody.
  3. In accord with company policy, employees were required to attend regular training sessions.
  4. The parties involved in the negotiations finally reached an accord, bringing an end to the prolonged dispute.
  5. The siblings reached an accord on how to divide their inheritance, avoiding any potential conflicts.
  6. The new policy was implemented in accord with the recommendations of the expert committee.
  7. The communities worked in accord to address common challenges and promote regional development.
  8. The students and teachers were in accord regarding the need for improved facilities in the school.
  9. The team members worked in accord to meet the tight deadline, demonstrating great teamwork.
  10. In accord with safety regulations, all passengers were required to fasten their seatbelts during the flight.

FAQs About the word accord

harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters, concurrence of opinion, a written agreement between two states or sovereigns, sympathetic compatibility,

conform, correspond, agree,coincide, fall in with, dovetail, go, cohere, check, answer

differ (from), contradict, dispute, contradict, disagree (with), differ (from), disagree (with), dispute, nullify,conflict

The nations reached a diplomatic accord, establishing peaceful relations and mutual cooperation.

The musicians played in perfect accord, creating a harmonious and captivating melody.

In accord with company policy, employees were required to attend regular training sessions.

The parties involved in the negotiations finally reached an accord, bringing an end to the prolonged dispute.