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Definition to agree
  • We concur on the action to be taken; though we disagree on the reasons.
concur = agree
  • She could not bring herself to concur publically, but she honored her promise by not discussing her concerns.
  • concur = agree
  •   "I never realized it would be so simple," said the king, stroking his beard and smiling broadly.
      "Quite simple indeed," concurred the bug.
    Norton Juster  --  The Phantom Tollbooth
  • concurred = agreed
  • All his suspicions were directed against Lombard and I pretended to concur in these.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • concur = agree
  • All four concurred.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • concurred = agreed
  • "It will take time," Bibwit concurred.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • concurred = agreed
  • The girl concurred.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • concurred = agreed
  • Blore concurred: "Vanished-that's the word!"
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • concurred = agreed
  • Langdon concurred with a nod.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • concurred = agreed
  • All the brothers had concurred.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • concurred = agreed
  • In passing sentence of death I concurred with the verdict.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • concurred = agreed
  • Langdon concurred.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • concurred = agreed
  • It was characteristic of the police people that they had all more or less suspected poor Joe (though he never knew it), and that they had to a man concurred in regarding him as one of the deepest spirits they had ever encountered.
    Charles Dickens  --  Great Expectations
  • 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

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