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CONCORD

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Concord mean? 

CONCORD (noun)
  The noun CONCORD has 6 senses:

1. capital of the state of New Hampshire; located in south central New Hampshire on the Merrimack river
2. a harmonious state of things in general and of their properties (as of colors and sounds); congruity of parts with one another and with the whole
3. the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations
4. town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought
5. agreement of opinions
6. the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)

  Familiarity information: CONCORD used as a noun is common.


CONCORD (verb)
  The verb CONCORD has 4 senses:

1. go together
2. arrange by concord or agreement
3. arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance
4. be in accord; be in agreement

  Familiarity information: CONCORD used as a verb is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


CONCORD (noun)


Sense 1Concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Capital of the state of New Hampshire; located in south central New Hampshire on the Merrimack river

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Synonyms:

capital of New Hampshire; Concord

Instance hypernyms:

state capital (the capital city of a political subdivision of a country)

Holonyms ("Concord" is a part of...):

Granite State; New Hampshire; NH (a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies)


Sense 2concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A harmonious state of things in general and of their properties (as of colors and sounds); congruity of parts with one another and with the whole

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

concordance; concord; harmony

Hypernyms ("concord" is a kind of...):

order (established customary state (especially of society))

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "concord"):

accord; agreement (harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters)

comity (a state or atmosphere of harmony or mutual civility and respect)

peace (harmonious relations; freedom from disputes)


Sense 3concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations

Classified under:

Nouns denoting relations between people or things or ideas

Synonyms:

concord; agreement

Hypernyms ("concord" is a kind of...):

grammatical relation (a linguistic relation established by grammar)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "concord"):

number agreement (agreement in number between words in the same grammatical construction (e.g., between adjectives and the nouns they modify))

person agreement (agreement in person between pronouns and verbs)

case agreement (agreement in grammatical case between words in the same construction)

gender agreement (agreement in grammatical gender between words in the same construction)


Sense 4Concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Instance hypernyms:

town (an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city)

Holonyms ("Concord" is a part of...):

Bay State; MA; Massachusetts; Old Colony (a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies)


Sense 5concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Agreement of opinions

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

concordance; harmony; concord

Hypernyms ("concord" is a kind of...):

agreement (the verbal act of agreeing)


Sense 6Concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

Lexington and Concord; Lexington; Concord

Instance hypernyms:

pitched battle (a fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place)

Domain region:

Bay State; MA; Massachusetts; Old Colony (a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies)

Holonyms ("Concord" is a part of...):

American Revolution; American Revolutionary War; American War of Independence; War of American Independence (the revolution of the American colonies against Great Britain; 1775-1783)


CONCORD (verb)


Sense 1concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Go together

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations

Synonyms:

harmonise; fit in; concord; accord; harmonize; consort; agree

Context examples:

The colors don't harmonize / Their ideas concorded

Hypernyms (to "concord" is one way to...):

agree; check; correspond; fit; gibe; jibe; match; tally (be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "concord"):

blend; blend in; go (blend or harmonize)

Sentence frames:

Something ----s
Somebody ----s
Something is ----ing PP


Sense 2concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Arrange by concord or agreement

Classified under:

Verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing

Context example:

Concord the conditions for the marriage of the Prince of Wales with a commoner

Hypernyms (to "concord" is one way to...):

arrange; fix up (make arrangements for)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 3concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance

Classified under:

Verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging

Context example:

The team concorded several thousand nouns, verbs, and adjectives

Hypernyms (to "concord" is one way to...):

arrange; set up (put into a proper or systematic order)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s something


Sense 4concord [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Be in accord; be in agreement

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

agree; concur; concord; hold

Context examples:

We agreed on the terms of the settlement / I can't agree with you! / I hold with those who say life is sacred / Both philosophers concord on this point

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "concord"):

settle (end a legal dispute by arriving at a settlement)

conciliate; make up; patch up; reconcile; settle (come to terms)

see eye to eye (be in agreement)

concede; grant; yield (be willing to concede)

subscribe; support (adopt as a belief)

conclude; resolve (reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation)

arrange; fix up (make arrangements for)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s on something
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE


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