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To decide or agree to do something - thesaurus

Synonyms

agree

verb

to say that you will do something that someone else wants or suggests

undertake

verb

to agree to be responsible for a job or a project and do it

accept

verb

to agree to do what someone asks or suggests

consent

verb

to agree to do something

go along with

to agree to do something together with other people

yield

verb

to finally agree to do what someone else wants you to do

accede

verb

formal to do what someone wants or agree with what they say

acquiesce

verb

formal to agree to something or to accept something, although you do not want to

meet someone halfway

to agree to do something that someone wants, if they do something that you want

commit yourself

to agree to do something important

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More synonyms

bow to

to agree to do what someone wants you to do, although you do not want to

capitulate

verb

formal to stop opposing what someone wants and agree to it, usually because they are stronger than you

contract

verb

to agree to do something, or to make someone agree to do something, by a formal written agreement

covenant

verb

to legally agree to do something

give way

to agree to something that someone else wants instead of what you want

humour

verb

to do what someone wants, or to pretend to agree with them so that they do not become angry or upset

opt in

to decide that you want to do something or be involved in something

say yes

to agree, or to give permission

sign up

to agree to do something, or to join a course or organization

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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