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CONCUR (concurred, concurring)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does concur mean? 

CONCUR (verb)
  The verb CONCUR has 2 senses:

1. be in accord; be in agreement
2. happen simultaneously

  Familiarity information: CONCUR used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CONCUR (verb)


Sense 1concur [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 "concur"):

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

Sentence examples:

Sam and Sue concur
Sam wants to concur with Sue


Sense 2concur [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Happen simultaneously

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Synonyms:

coincide; concur

Context example:

The two events coincided

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

come about; fall out; go on; hap; happen; occur; pass; pass off; take place (come to pass)

Sentence frame:

Something ----s


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