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disaccord

[ dis-uh-kawrd ]
/ ˌdɪs əˈkɔrd /
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verb (used without object)

to be out of accord; disagree.

noun

disagreement: grave disaccords among nations.

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Origin of disaccord

1350–1400; Middle English < Anglo-French, Old French desac(c)order, derivative of desacort. See dis-1, accord
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Examples from the Web for disaccord

  • The lieutenant could tell me little concerning distances; what he knew did not disaccord with my small knowledge.

    Who Goes There?|Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  • This mourning for the means but acceptance of the fact would not be in disaccord with Ahab's moral weakness.

  • The sociologist found that the only test of acquired or inherited degeneracy in man was disaccord with environment.

    Degeneracy|Eugene S. Talbot
  • Oddly enough, the twins were in disaccord, and while Lucian had the senator's approval the general's went to his brother.

    Gideon's Band|George W. Cable

British Dictionary definitions for disaccord

disaccord

/ (ˌdɪsəˈkɔːd) /

noun

lack of agreement or harmony

verb

(intr) to be out of agreement; disagree
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

Word Origin and History for disaccord

disaccord


v.

late 14c.; see dis- + accord (v.). Related: Disaccorded; disaccording; disaccordance.

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