Definition of 'agreement'
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That agreement is often extended to the enemy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)About a third of the deals involved a compromise agreement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is high time that ministers reached an agreement to protect the vulnerable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He added he was sure an agreement could be reached on the issue. Times, Sunday Times (2017) This agreement will govern how the work is undertaken and ensure that no structural damage is done to the other property. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Universities insisted that the use of compromise agreements was not unusual and they were not designed to stop former staff speaking out. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The agreement was reached after marathon talks in Geneva. The Sun (2016)If you are already in love, you can reach an agreement about where you want to live. The Sun (2017)I continued to pay until the end of the agreement. The Sun (2016)We now need political agreement so that a solution for the long term can be found,' they said. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There is now widespread agreement that regaining a reputation for economic competence is essential. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This decreases the nearer you are to the end of your agreement. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We were all clutching stacks of signed confidentiality agreements and vetting forms. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can keep people talking until agreement is reached. The Sun (2008)The two of us had reached an unspoken agreement. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This particular meeting lasted two days before agreement was reached. VOYAGES OF DELUSION: The Search for the North West Passage in the Age of Reason (2002)We help consumers identify if they have signed one of these agreements by offering an audit. The Sun (2009)The meeting ended without agreement concerning any future action. Christianity Today (2000)We have a compromise agreement in place that just covers his resignation from this job. The Sun (2007) Settlement agreements will be introduced in the summer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)No formal agreement was reached with the company. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The agreement will now be phased out over the next three years. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The agreement ends months of angry negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There are two basic forms of exclusivity agreement. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the strike only six hours before unions and government reached agreement. The Sun (2007)The agreement brings together two of the most powerful companies on the internet. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Each council will have one outcome agreement and will have to provide one annual report. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It was a compromise agreement to keep legal costs low. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The offer put forward by the joint agreement includes close control over the number of games players will play. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The company stopped construction there a year ago amid a dispute over the terms of their joint investment agreement. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Once it is complete, it is intended to serve as a basis for future agreements. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Universities submitted access agreements for approval last month setting out how they would ensure that the higher fee would not deter applications from less well off students. Times, Sunday Times (2011)At the center of the plan was a covenant, or agreement, to ensure the upright behavior of all who took up residence. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)
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Translations for 'agreement'
British English: agreement /əˈɡriːmənt/ NOUN
An agreement is a decision that two or more people, groups, or countries have made together.
...a legal agreement.
- American English: agreement
- Arabic: اِتِّفَاق
- Brazilian Portuguese: acordo
- Chinese: 协议
- Croatian: dogovor
- Czech: dohoda
- Danish: aftale
- Dutch: overeenkomst
- European Spanish: acuerdo
- Finnish: sopimus
- French: accord
- German: Vereinbarung
- Greek: συμφωνία
- Italian: contratto
- Japanese: 同意
- Korean: 동의
- Norwegian: avtale
- Polish: porozumienie
- European Portuguese: acordo
- Romanian: acord
- Russian: соглашение
- Spanish: acuerdo
- Swedish: avtal
- Thai: ข้อตกลง
- Turkish: anlaşma
- Ukrainian: угода
- Vietnamese: sự thỏa thuận
Definition of agreement from the Collins English Dictionary
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