agreed

[ uh-greed ]
/ əˈgrid /

adjective

arranged or set by common consent: They met at the agreed time.

Origin of agreed

1375–1425; late Middle English. See agree, -ed2

Related forms

half-a·greed, adjectiveun·a·greed, adjective

Definition for agreed (2 of 2)

agree

[ uh-gree ]
/ əˈgri /

verb (used without object), a·greed, a·gree·ing.


verb (used with object), a·greed, a·gree·ing.

to concede; grant (usually followed by a noun clause): I agree that he is the ablest of us.
Chiefly British. to consent to or concur with: We agree the stipulations. I must agree your plans.

Origin of agree

1350–1400; Middle English agre, agreen < Anglo-French, Old French agre(e)r from phrase a gre at pleasure, at will; a < Latin ad to, at; gre < Latin grātum (see gree2)

Related forms

a·gree·ing·ly, adverbin·ter·a·gree, verb (used with object), in·ter·a·greed, in·ter·a·gree·ing.pre·a·gree, verb (used without object), pre·a·greed, pre·a·gree·ing.

Synonym study

1. Agree, consent, accede, assent, concur all suggest complying with the idea, sentiment, or action of someone. Agree, the general term, suggests compliance in response to any degree of persuasion or opposition: to agree to go; to agree to a meeting, to a wish, request, demand, ultimatum. Consent, applying to rather important matters, conveys an active and positive idea; it implies making a definite decision to comply with someone's expressed wish: to consent to become engaged. Accede, a more formal word, also applies to important matters and implies a degree of yielding to conditions: to accede to terms. Assent conveys a more passive idea; it suggests agreeing intellectually or verbally with someone's assertion, request, etc.: to assent to a speaker's theory, to a proposed arrangement. To concur is to show accord in matters of opinion, as of minds independently running along the same channels: to concur in a judgment about a painting. 5. See correspond.
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British Dictionary definitions for agreed (1 of 2)

agreed

/ (əˈɡriːd) /

adjective

determined by common consentthe agreed price

interjection

an expression of agreement or consent

British Dictionary definitions for agreed (2 of 2)

agree

/ (əˈɡriː) /

verb agrees, agreeing or agreed (mainly intr)


Word Origin for agree

C14: from Old French agreer, from the phrase a gre at will or pleasure
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