Definitions for: Concur


[v] happen simultaneously; "The two events coincided"
[v] be in accord; be in agreement; "We agreed on the terms of the settlement"; "I can't agree with you!"; "I hold with those you say life is sacred"; "Both philosophers concord on this point"



Webster (1913) Definition: Con*cur", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Concurred; p. pr. & vb.
n. Concurring.] [L. concurrere to run together, agree; con-
+ currere to run. See Current.]
1. To run together; to meet. [Obs.]

Anon they fierce encountering both concurred With
grisly looks and faces like their fates. --J.
Hughes.

2. To meet in the same point; to combine or conjoin; to
contribute or help toward a common object or effect.

When outward causes concur. --Jer. Colier.

3. To unite or agree (in action or opinion); to join; to act
jointly; to agree; to coincide; to correspond.

Mr. Burke concurred with Lord Chatham in opinion.
--Fox.

Tories and Whigs had concurred in paying honor to
Walker. --Makaulay.

This concurs directly with the letter. --Shak.

4. To assent; to consent. [Obs.] --Milton.

Syn: To agree; unite; combine; conspire; coincide; approve;
acquiesce; assent.

Synonyms: agree, coincide, concord, hold

Antonyms: differ, disagree, dissent, take issue

See Also: arrange, come about, concede, conciliate, conclude, fix up, go on, grant, hap, happen, make up, occur, overlap, pass, pass off, patch up, reconcile, resolve, see eye to eye, settle, subscribe, support, take place, yield

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