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Definition of Accord

Accord

  1. Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or action; harmony of mind; consent; assent.
  2. Harmony of sounds; agreement in pitch and tone; concord; as, the accord of tones.
  3. Agreement, harmony, or just correspondence of things; as, the accord of light and shade in painting.
  4. Voluntary or spontaneous motion or impulse to act; -- preceded by own; as, of one's own accord.
  5. An agreement between parties in controversy, by which satisfaction for an injury is stipulated, and which, when executed, bars a suit.
  6. To make to agree or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to adjust; -- followed by to.
  7. To bring to an agreement, as persons; to reconcile; to settle, adjust, harmonize, or compose, as things; as, to accord suits or controversies.
  8. To grant as suitable or proper; to concede; to award; as, to accord to one due praise.
  9. To agree; to correspond; to be in harmony; -- followed by with, formerly also by to; as, his disposition accords with his looks.
  10. To agree in pitch and tone.
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Accord Translations

accord in Danish is akkord
accord in Dutch is accoord, overeenstemming
accord in Italian is accordo, accordare, unisono, concordanza
accord in Latin is placitum
accord in Norwegian is forsone, enighet, innvilge, samsvar
accord in Portuguese is acordo
accord in Spanish is concordar, asonancia, concordar, otorgar
accord in Swedish is medge, bevilja