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Definition to agree
  • We concur on the action to be taken; though we disagree on the reasons.
  • She could not bring herself to concur publically, but she honored her promise by not discussing her concerns.
  • All his suspicions were directed against Lombard and I pretended to concur in these.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • concur = agree
  • Blore concurred: "Vanished-that's the word!"
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • concurred = agreed
  • In passing sentence of death I concurred with the verdict.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • concurred = agreed
  • "Thousands concur," he murmured and...
    J.D. Robb  --  Glory in Death
  • concur = agree
  • "Yes, I concur," she said matter-of-factly.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • General Saxton added a note: "I concur fully in the above."
    Ann Petry  --  Harriet Tubman
  • All, however, concurred in regarding these phrases as mere official verbiage, and the night of January 25 was the occasion of much festivity.
    Albert Camus  --  The Plague
  • "Yep," Bien concurred, a bit wearily.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • After five minutes, however, all four of us concurred: Hutchison's decision to leave Beck and Yasuko where they lay was the proper course of action.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • Lee said, "I have not concurred.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • In the last part of this opinion Cornelius concurred.
    Joseph Conrad  --  Lord Jim
  • Her other bloodriders concurred.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Storm of Swords
  • For New York, to Mrs. Archer's mind, never changed without changing for the worse; and in this view Miss Sophy Jackson heartily concurred.
    Edith Wharton  --  The Age of Innocence
  • She's an old, old lady,his father said gravely; and Ralph gravely and proudly concurred.
    James Agee  --  A Death in the Family
  • "Aye, he is our guest," concurred Nado.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • What could induce the Senate to concur in a preference in which it would not share?
    Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, & John Jay  --  The Federalist Papers — Modern English Edition 2
  • ' On this issue at least, the president and vice-president of the Confederacy concurred with Lincoln.
    James M. McPherson  --  What They Fought For - 1861-1865
  • "It will take time," Bibwit concurred.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars

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