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English noun: accord

1. accord (state) harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters

SamplesThe two parties were in agreement.


Broader (hypernym)concord, concordance, harmony

Narrower (hyponym)community, community of interests, concurrence, consensus, meeting of minds, sense of the meeting, social contract, unanimity, unison

Antonymsdisagreement, dissonance, dissension

2. accord (communication) concurrence of opinion

SamplesWe are in accord with your proposal.

Synonymsaccordance, conformity

Broader (hypernym)agreement

3. accord (communication) a written agreement between two states or sovereigns

Synonymspact, treaty

Broader (hypernym)written agreement

Narrower (hyponym)alliance, commercial treaty, convention, pacification, peace, peace treaty

Instance hyponymNorth Atlantic Treaty, SALT I, SALT II

4. accord (attribute) sympathetic compatibility

Broader (hypernym)compatibility

English verb: accord

1. accord (stative) go together

SamplesThe colors don't harmonize.
Their ideas concorded.

Synonymsagree, concord, consort, fit in, harmonise, harmonize

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Broader (hypernym)agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally

Narrower (hyponym)blend, blend in, go

Verb groupagree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally

2. accord (possession) allow to have

SamplesGrant a privilege.

Synonymsallot, grant

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Broader (hypernym)give

Narrower (hyponym)enfranchise, give

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