Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Best Internet Slang

disagree

[dis-uh-gree] /ˌdɪs əˈgri/
verb (used without object), disagreed, disagreeing.
1.
to fail to agree; differ:
The conclusions disagree with the facts. The theories disagree in their basic premises.
2.
to differ in opinion; dissent:
Three of the judges disagreed with the verdict.
3.
to quarrel:
They disagreed violently and parted company.
4.
to cause physical discomfort or ill effect (usually followed by with):
The oysters disagreed with her. Cold weather disagrees with me.
Origin of disagree
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English < Anglo-French, Middle French desagreer. See dis-1, agree
Related forms
predisagree, verb (used without object), predisagreed, predisagreeing.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for disagreed
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • So when he had eaten them all, they all disagreed with him, and he died.

    Five Mice in a Mouse-trap Laura E. Richards
  • It was not for me to dispute this conclusion, even if I had disagreed with him, which I did not.

    The Rise of Roscoe Paine Joseph C. Lincoln
  • He was overtired with his walk of the day before, and then ate something that disagreed with him.

    The Dominant Strain Anna Chapin Ray
  • They disagreed on religion, and there were frequent battles in the kitchen.

  • There must have been some question of money, as to which at the last moment they had disagreed.

    Kept in the Dark

    Anthony Trollope
British Dictionary definitions for disagreed

disagree

/ˌdɪsəˈɡriː/
verb -grees, -greeing, -greed (intransitive) often foll by with
1.
to dissent in opinion (from another person) or dispute (about an idea, fact, etc)
2.
to fail to correspond; conflict
3.
to be unacceptable (to) or unfavourable (for); be incompatible (with): curry disagrees with me
4.
to be opposed (to) in principle
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for disagreed

disagree

v.

late 15c., "refuse to assent," from Old French desagreer (12c.), from des- (see dis-) + agreer (see agree). Related: Disagreed; disagreeing.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for disagree

Many English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for disagreed

12
13
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for disagreed