[ dis-uh-kawrd ]
/ ˌdɪs əˈkɔrd /

verb (used without object)

to be out of accord; disagree.


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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Example sentences 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

/ (ˌdɪsəˈkɔːd) /


lack of agreement or harmony


(intr) to be out of agreement; disagree
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