Character 8
Hyphenation agreeing
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Definitions and meanings of "Agreeing"

What do we mean by agreeing?

To harmonize in opinion, statement, or action; to be in unison or concord; to be or become united or consistent; to concur.

To yield assent; to accede;—followed by to.

To yield assent to; to approve.

To make a stipulation by way of settling differences or determining a price; to exchange promises; to come to terms or to a common resolve; to promise.

To be conformable; to resemble; to coincide; to correspond.

(now always with with) To suit or be adapted in its effects; to do well.

(grammar) To correspond to (another word) in a grammatical category, such as gender, number, case, or person.

To consent to a contract or to an element of a contract.

Synonyms and Antonyms for Agreeing

The word "agreeing" in example sentences

And it highlights a significant difference in approach between Alito and Roberts, who often end a term agreeing in cases more than any other pair of justices. ❋ Unknown (2011)

We have therefore the case contemplated in the second axiom, namely, of one term agreeing and the other disagreeing with the same third term; and we know that this can only give ground for a judgement of disagreement between the two terms themselves -- in other words, to a negative conclusion. ❋ St. George William Joseph Stock (N/A)

Sir William Ouseley is said to have brought from Persia a MS. copy of a portion of the Hezar o Yek Roz which he describes as agreeing with the French version, but, in the absence of documentary proof and in view of the fact that, notwithstanding the unauthorized incorporation of three of the tales of his original with ❋ John Payne (1879)

Although, again agreeing with Allison, too many new writers, sadly, are in need of learning how to write, not an edit. ❋ Unknown (2010)

The removal of travel perks for those taking to the picket line has been a major sticking point in agreeing a deal between the two sides, who have been at loggerheads for some 20 months over the company's efforts to restructure working practices. ❋ Kaveri Niththyananthan (2010)

Shamir later admitted he had a different agenda in agreeing to the talks, explaining after leaving office that "I would have carried on autonomy talks for ten years and meanwhile we would have reached a half million people in Judea and Samaria [i.e., the West Bank]." ❋ Osamah Khalil (2010)

But there was a trifle of difficulty in agreeing which quality best befitted a monarch. ❋ Superversive (2010)

OrenWithAnE: By what logic could the Senate, in agreeing to a treaty with reservations, accept that some other body might void that reservation but keep the treaty intact? ❋ Unknown (2010)

But in agreeing to this the path from September 1993 to September 2010 was charted. ❋ Mark Levine (2010)

I think officer Crowley shows a lot of courage and class in agreeing to go to the White House to meet the President of the United States and close friend of the belligerent little toad that he arrested last week. ❋ Unknown (2009)

However, in agreeing to the settlement, the Emperor "and his colleagues neither admitted nor denied the government's charges," so we can only conclude that the Emperor offered the money as a one-time donation to promote the good work of the great and powerful overseer. ❋ Jim Lichtman (2010)

He said the government considered Khadr's age and background as the child of a prominent al-Qaida figure in agreeing to the eight-year sentence. ❋ AP (2010)

Finance ministers from the world's leading economies went further than expected in agreeing to cooperate to reduce global imbalances and avoid a currency war. ❋ Richard Barley (2010)

By what logic could the Senate, in agreeing to a treaty with reservations, accept that some other body might void that reservation but keep the treaty intact? ❋ Unknown (2010)

The comments cast doubt whether officials will succeed in agreeing on a deal already this weekend ahead of the Group of 20 finance ministers meeting in Seoul, this month. ❋ Unknown (2010)

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