- to accord in opinion; agree: Do you concur with his statement?
- to cooperate; work together; combine; be associated: Members of both parties concurred.
- to coincide; occur at the same time: His graduation concurred with his birthday.
- Obsolete. to run or come together; converge.
Origin of concur
Related Words for concurcoincide, jibe, acquiesce, league, accord, collaborate, join, consent, assent, equal, unite, cooperate, band, accede, combine, harmonize, meet, okay
Examples from the Web for concur
Contemporary Examples of concur
Had he been competently represented, the jury might well have failed to concur on a death sentence.How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities
December 16, 2014
I disagree with Spencer on pretty much everything imaginable, but I concur on this.American Racist Richard Spencer Gets to Play the Martyr in Hungary
October 7, 2014
Reminded of that revving motor down in Dixie, I have to concur.A History of American Fun
February 9, 2014
I concur with Voegeli and Hayward about the need to restrain the growth of government.Are Moderate Republicans Useless?
January 29, 2013
Aside from the fact there is no such thing as an "upward arc of human progress," I concur with Henninger's point.The 'Real Cliff,' Ctd.
December 27, 2012
Historical Examples of concur
Trusting you will be able to concur in the foregoing suggestions.Explorations in Australia
But the success of the best advice may be defeated, if the patient and his attendants will not concur to render it effectual.
If he speaks for the nation, I am controlled by and concur in those statements.Chit-Chat; Nirvana; The Searchlight
Mathew Joseph Holt
Here are the two elements of a valid appointment, and they must concur.The Electoral Votes of 1876
David Dudley Field
At first, indeed, he could not be brought to believe that Margot herself could concur in them.Sir Jasper Carew
Charles James Lever
- to agree; be of the same mind; be in accord
- to combine, act together, or cooperate
- to occur simultaneously; coincide
- rare to converge
Word Origin for concur
Word Origin and History for concur
early 15c., "collide, clash in hostility," from Latin concurrere "to run together, assemble hurriedly; clash, fight," in transferred use, "to happen at the same time," from com- "together" (see com-) + currere "to run" (see current (adj.)). Sense of "to coincide, happen at the same time" is 1590s; that of "to agree in opinion" is 1580s in English.