Disagree

  • 1 disagree — dis‧a‧gree [ˌdɪsəˈgriː] verb [intransitive] 1. to have or express a different opinion from someone : disagree on/​about/​over • They disagree on how much the project will cost disagree with • Some of the team disagreed with him, but they were too …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Disagree — Dis a*gree (d[i^]s [.a]*gr[=e] ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Disagreed} (d[i^]s [.a]*gr[=e]d ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Disagreeing}.] [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 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 disagree — [v1] be different be discordant, be dissimilar, clash, conflict, contradict, counter, depart, deviate, differ, discord, disharmonize, dissent, diverge, run counter to, vary, war; concept 665 Ant. agree, coincide, harmonize disagree [v2] argue;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 4 disagree — ► VERB (disagrees, disagreed, disagreeing) 1) have a different opinion. 2) be inconsistent. 3) (disagree with) make slightly unwell. DERIVATIVES disagreement noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 disagree — [dis΄ə grē′] vi. disagreed, disagreeing [LME disagre < OFr desagreer: see DIS & AGREE] 1. to fail to agree; be different; differ 2. to differ in opinion; often, specif., to quarrel or dispute 3. to be harmful or give distress or discomfort:… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 disagree — I verb argue, battle, be at variance, be contrary, be discordant, be disunited, be in opposition, be of different opinions, be opposed, bicker, break with, cavil, challenge, clash, collide, conflict, confute, contest, contradict, contravene,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 disagree — late 15c., refuse to assent, from O.Fr. desagreer (12c.), from des (see DIS (Cf. dis )) + agreer (see AGREE (Cf. agree)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 disagree — *differ, vary, dissent Analogous words: *object, protest: *demur, balk, jib: *disapprove, deprecate: conflict, clash (see BUMP) Antonyms: agree Contrasted words: accord, harmonize (see AGREE): concur, coincide (see …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9 disagree — verb ADVERB ▪ emphatically (esp. AmE), passionately, profoundly, sharply, strenuously, strongly, vehemently, vigorously, violently, wholeheartedly …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 disagree — [[t]dɪ̱səgri͟ː[/t]] disagrees, disagreeing, disagreed 1) V RECIP If you disagree with someone or disagree with what they say, you do not accept that what they say is true or correct. You can also say that two people disagree. [V with n] You must… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 disagree */*/ — UK [ˌdɪsəˈɡriː] / US [ˌdɪsəˈɡrɪ] verb [intransitive] Word forms disagree : present tense I/you/we/they disagree he/she/it disagrees present participle disagreeing past tense disagreed past participle disagreed Ways of expressing disagreement: I m …

    English dictionary

  • 12 disagree — dis|a|gree S2 [ˌdısəˈgri:] v 1.) to have or express a different opinion from someone else ≠ ↑agree disagree with ▪ He is tolerant of those who disagree with him. disagree about/on/over ▪ Experts disagree on how much the program will cost. ▪ Barr… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 disagree — dis|a|gree [ ,dısə gri ] verb intransitive ** 1. ) to have an opinion that is different from the opinion that another person has: Teenagers and their parents often disagree. Bob disagreed entirely, arguing that it was a risk worth taking.… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 disagree — verb (I) 1 to have or express a different opinion from someone else (+ with): Peter may disagree with this, but I don t really care. (+ about/on): We often disagree about politics. | I disagree spoken: :I disagree; I think it s a bad idea. 2 if… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 disagree — v. 1) to disagree completely; sharply 2) (D; intr.) to disagree about, on; with * * * [ˌdɪsə griː] on sharply with (D; intr.) to disagree about to disagree completely …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 disagree*/ — [ˌdɪsəˈgriː] verb [I] 1) to have a different opinion from someone else Teenagers and their parents often disagree.[/ex] I disagree with you – I think she s done a very good job.[/ex] Dole and Evans disagree about many aspects of the new… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 17 disagree — /dɪsəˈgri / (say disuh gree) verb (i) (disagreed, disagreeing) 1. (sometimes followed by with) to fail to agree; differ: the facts and the conclusions disagree. 2. to differ in opinion; dissent: I disagree. 3. to quarrel. –phrase 4. disagree with …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 disagree — intransitive verb Etymology: Middle English, to refuse assent, from Anglo French desagreer, from des dis + agreer to agree Date: 15th century 1. to fail to agree < the two accounts disagree > 2. to differ in opinion < he disagreed with me on… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 disagree — /dis euh gree /, v.i., disagreed, disagreeing. 1. to fail to agree; differ: The conclusions disagree with the facts. The theories disagree in their basic premises. 2. to differ in opinion; dissent: Three of the judges disagreed with the verdict.… …

    Universalium

  • 20 disagree — Synonyms and related words: agree to differ, agree to disagree, argue, be at cross purposes, be at variance, be distinct, be distinguished, be in dissent, be unmoved, be unwilling, beg off, beg to differ, bicker, break, break off, clash, clash… …

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