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Definition a state of agreement — especially by formal treaty
  • Both leaders expressed a desire for peace and concord in the region.
  • Why should a grandson and grandfather peg away at each other with mutual violence when all might be bliss and concord.
    Charles Dickens  --  The Old Curiosity Shop
  • Then in our city the language of harmony and concord will be more often beard than in any other.
    Plato  --  The Republic
  • with his concord of paternal and reverential love for the young pastor
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Scarlet Letter
  • All my confidence is bestowed on him, all his confidence is devoted to me; we are precisely suited in character—perfect concord is the result.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • How comes this gentle concord in the world
    William Shakespeare  --  A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • All my confidence is bestowed on him, all his confidence is devoted to me; we are precisely suited in character — perfect concord is the result.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • Another in Lincoln and Concord, Massachusetts.
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • She visited Concord, Framingham, Worcester, speaking at antislavery meetings.
    Ann Petry  --  Harriet Tubman
  • That's Concord," Jason said, pointing to the north.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • It was two by the village clock, When he came to the bridge in Concord town.
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  --  Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
  • Before we left the property, Phillip had me type up a letter for a lawyer that was based in Concord.
    Jaycee Lee Dugard  --  A Stolen Life
  • I know you two are rival enemies; How comes this gentle concord in the world, That hatred is so far from jealousy To sleep by hate, and fear no enmity?
    William Shakespeare  --  A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Moreover, all is contradiction in the settlements, while all is concord in the woods.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Deerslayer
  • There was harmony, there was color, there was concord and human commerce and the ordinary pleasantries.
    Tim O'Brien  --  Going After Cacciato
  • You want justice and courtesy and human concord, things you never knew you wanted.
    Tim O'Brien  --  The Things They Carried
  • She found pictures of New England streets: the dignity of Falmouth, the charm of Concord, Stockbridge and Farmington and Hillhouse Avenue.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • For Doctrine Repugnant to Peace, can no more be True, than Peace and Concord can be against the Law of Nature.
    Thomas Hobbes  --  Leviathan
  • I recognized her as Miss Riley, a Concord College senior assigned to Big Creek as a student science teacher.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky
  • But Concord's a long drive."
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die

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