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Definition of Agreement


  1. State of agreeing; harmony of opinion, statement, action, or character; concurrence; concord; conformity; as, a good agreement subsists among the members of the council.
  2. Concord or correspondence of one word with another in gender, number, case, or person.
  3. A concurrence in an engagement that something shall be done or omitted; an exchange of promises; mutual understanding, arrangement, or stipulation; a contract.
  4. The language, oral or written, embodying reciprocal promises.

Agreement Quotations

Too much agreement kills a chat. - Eldridge Cleaver
Too much agreement kills a chat.
Eldridge Cleaver

My people and I have come to an agreement which satisfied us both. They are to say what they please, and I am to do what I please.
Frederick the Great

Today in Saudi, women are either at the mercy of their husbands or at the mercy of judges who tend to side with the husbands. The only circumstance that a woman can ask for a divorce or a 'khali' is when her husband is in total agreement with her or if she comes from a very powerful family who decide to back her up.
Basmah bint Saud

For bipolar in adults, I think there's pretty good agreement about what this looks like. For bipolar in children, there is some considerable debate about where are the boundaries. At the mild end, are these just kids who are active? Is this the class clown at the very severe - is this something other than a mood disorder?
Thomas R. Insel

Unless both sides win, no agreement can be permanent.
Jimmy Carter
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Agreement Translations

agreement in Afrikaans is afspraak
agreement in Danish is enighed, akkord, samtykke
agreement in Dutch is overeenstemming, samenklank
agreement in German is Abkommen, Vertrag, Abkommen {n}
agreement in Italian is accordo
agreement in Latin is placitum, pactum, compositio, consensio, lex legis
agreement in Norwegian is avtale
agreement in Portuguese is acordo
agreement in Spanish is convenio, acomodamiento, pacto, el acuerdo
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