agree v
"I'll eat till I burst," Tom agreed.

English expressions. 2014.

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  • agree — vb agreed, agree·ing vt: to share an opinion that agreed the terms were fair vi 1: to share an opinion, understanding, or intent unable to agree on a verdict New York Law Journal …   Law dictionary

  • agree — (v.) late 14c., to be to one s liking; also to give consent, from O.Fr. agreer to receive with favor, take pleasure in (12c.), from phrase a gré favorably, of good will, lit. to (one s) liking, from L. ad to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + gratum pleasing,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • agree — [[t]əgri͟ː[/t]] ♦ agrees, agreeing, agreed 1) V RECIP If people agree with each other about something, they have the same opinion about it or say that they have the same opinion. [pl n V] If we agreed all the time it would be a bit boring, wouldn …   English dictionary

  • Agree — A*gree , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Agreed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Agreeing}.] [F. agr[ e]er to accept or receive kindly, fr. [ a] gr[ e]; [ a] (L. ad) + gr[ e] good will, consent, liking, fr. L. gratus pleasing, agreeable. See {Grateful}.] 1. To harmonize… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agree — v. 1) ( to concur ) to agree completely, entirely, fully, wholeheartedly; readily 2) (D; intr.) ( to concur ) to agree about; on, to; with (to agree with smb. about smt.; to agree on/to a compromise) 3) (d; intr.) (of food, climate) to agree with …   Combinatory dictionary

  • V-chip — is a generic term used for television receivers allowing the blocking of programs based on their ratings category. It is intended for use by parents to manage their children s television viewing. Most 13 inch and larger televisions manufactured… …   Wikipedia

  • Agree — A*gree , v. t. 1. To make harmonious; to reconcile or make friends. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To admit, or come to one mind concerning; to settle; to arrange; as, to agree the fact; to agree differences. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agree — v. (agrees, agreed, agreeing) 1 intr. hold a similar opinion (I agree with you about that; they agreed that it would rain). 2 intr. (often foll. by to, or to + infin.) consent (agreed to the arrangement; agreed to go). 3 intr. (often foll. by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • agree with — {v.} To have a good effect on, suit. * /The meat loaf did not agree with him./ * /The warm, sunny climate agreed with him, and he soon grew strong and healthy./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • agree with — {v.} To have a good effect on, suit. * /The meat loaf did not agree with him./ * /The warm, sunny climate agreed with him, and he soon grew strong and healthy./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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