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  1. contrived or arranged by agreement; planned or devised together: a concerted effort.
  2. done or performed together or in cooperation: a concerted attack.
  3. Music. arranged in parts for several voices or instruments.
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Origin of concerted

1710–20; concert (v.) + -ed2
Related formscon·cert·ed·ly, adverbcon·cert·ed·ness, nounun·con·cert·ed, adjectiveun·con·cert·ed·ly, adverbwell-con·cert·ed, adjective


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Examples from the Web for unconcerted

Historical Examples

  • The unconcerted design to humiliate inferiors is commonly successfuller than conspiracy.

    The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete

    George Meredith

  • She was so lively, so natural and unconcerted that Claire absolved her on the moment from any arrangement as to a rendez-vous.

    The Independence of Claire

    Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey

  • In the unconcerted proceedings of an insurgent population, all is experiment and all is passion.

British Dictionary definitions for unconcerted


  1. mutually contrived, planned, or arranged; combined (esp in the phrases concerted action, concerted effort)
  2. music arranged in parts for a group of singers or players
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Derived Formsconcertedly, adverb
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