Definitions for: Disagree


[v] be of different opinions; "I beg to differ!"; "She disagrees with her husband on many questions"
[v] be different from one another



Webster (1913) Definition: Dis`a*gree", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Disagreed; p. pr.
& vb. n. Disageeing.] [Pref. dis- + agree: cf. F.
d['e]sagr['e]er to displease.]
1. To fail to accord; not to agree; to lack harmony; to
differ; to be unlike; to be at variance.

They reject the plainest sense of Scripture, because
it seems to disagree with what they call reason.
--Atterbury.

2. To differ in opinion; to hold discordant views; to be at
controversy; to quarrel.

Who shall decide, when doctors disagree? --Pope.

3. To be unsuited; to have unfitness; as, medicine sometimes
disagrees with the patient; food often disagrees with the
stomach or the taste.

Note: Usually followed by with, sometimes by to, rarely by
from; as, I disagree to your proposal.

Syn: To differ; vary; dissent.

Synonyms: differ, disaccord, discord, dissent, take issue

Antonyms: agree, agree, check, concord, concur, correspond, fit, gibe, hold, jibe, match, tally

See Also: be, clash, contradict, contravene, negate

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