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Meaning of DISAGREE

Pronunciation:  `disu'gree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  be of different opinions; "I beg to differ!"; "She disagrees with her husband on many questions"
  2. [v]  be different from one another
 

DISAGREE is a 8 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: differ, disaccord, discord, dissent, take issue
 
 Antonyms: agree, agree, check, concord, concur, correspond, fit, gibe, hold, jibe, match, tally
 
 See Also: be, clash, contradict, contravene, negate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis`a*gree"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Disagreed}; p. pr.
& vb. n. {Disageeing}.] [Pref. dis- + agree: cf. F.
d['e]sagr['e]er to displease.]
1. To fail to accord; not to agree; to lack harmony; to
   differ; to be unlike; to be at variance.

         They reject the plainest sense of Scripture, because
         it seems to disagree with what they call reason.
                                               --Atterbury.

2. To differ in opinion; to hold discordant views; to be at
   controversy; to quarrel.

         Who shall decide, when doctors disagree? --Pope.

3. To be unsuited; to have unfitness; as, medicine sometimes
   disagrees with the patient; food often disagrees with the
   stomach or the taste.

Note: Usually followed by with, sometimes by to, rarely by
      from; as, I disagree to your proposal.

Syn: To differ; vary; dissent.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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