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Synonyms

agreement

noun

the situation when people have the same opinion or have made the same decision about something

contract

noun

legal a written legal agreement between two people or businesses that says what each must do for the other or give to the other

deal

noun

a formal agreement, especially in business or politics

alliance

noun

an arrangement between two or more people, groups, or countries by which they agree to work together to achieve something

bargain

noun

an agreement in which two people or groups each promise to do something

accord

noun

a formal agreement between countries or groups

common ground

noun

something that people can agree about, especially when they disagree about other things

unanimity

noun

complete agreement among all the members of a group

understanding

noun

an agreement made in an informal way or not expressed in words

consensus

noun

agreement among all the people involved

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acceptance

noun

general agreement that something is true, reasonable, or cannot be changed

acceptance

noun

agreement to a plan, offer, or suggestion

a meeting of minds

a situation in which people have the same opinions or ideas

Chatham House Rule

British an agreement that the information revealed at a meeting can be used, but not the identities of the participants or what organizations they belong to

coherence

noun

the feeling that you have the same beliefs or purpose as other people in a group

community of interest

noun

a situation in which different people or groups are fighting against the same problem

compact

noun

formal an agreement, often one that people make secretly

compatibility

noun

the fact that different ideas or systems can exist together

concurrence

noun

formal agreement between people

constructive contract

noun

a quasi-contract

covenant

noun

a formal agreement or promise

deal

noun

an informal arrangement that you have with someone that gives you advantages or disadvantages

embrace

noun

formal a situation in which someone completely accepts something such as a new belief, idea, or way of life

gentleman’s agreement

noun

a business agreement in which people trust each other without a written contract

implied-by-law contract

noun

a quasi-contract

lockstep

noun

American a situation in which someone has exactly the same ideas or opinions that someone else has, often without questioning those opinions or ideas at all

moratorium

noun

an official agreement to stop an activity temporarily

pact

noun

an agreement between two or more people or organizations in which they promise to do something

parol contract

noun

a contract that is usually purely oral, although it can be partially written too, but is not a deed

quasi-contract

noun

a fictional contract created by a court to which a person is legally bound as if there were a real contract

quasi-contract

noun

the area of law that deals with quasi-contracts

recognition

noun

agreement that something is true or important

resignation

noun

the attitude of someone who accepts that something unpleasant must happen and that they cannot change it

sympathies

noun

agreement with, or support of, a group, idea, plan etc

trade-off

noun

an agreement to do something if someone else does something

truce

noun

an agreement between two people or groups involved in a war, fight, or disagreement to stop it for a period of time

undertaking

noun

formal a promise, or an agreement

unilateral contract

noun

an agreement where one party promises something but the other party does not

unity

noun

a situation in which people, groups, or countries join together or agree about something

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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