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verb [intransitive] disagree pronunciation in British English /ˌdɪsəˈɡriː/
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present tense
present participledisagreeing
past tensedisagreed
past participledisagreed
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  1. 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.
    disagree with: I disagree with you – I think she’s done a very good job.
    He strongly disagreed with what Anne had said.
    disagree on/about: Dole and Evans disagree on many aspects of the new policy.
  2. 2
    to contain different information, or to produce different results
    Two pathologists examined the body, but their findings disagreed.

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