to cement

to cement

/səˈmɛnt/, /sɪˈmɛnt/
verb
to make something such as an agreement, relationship, etc. stronger

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check

check

/ˈtʃɛk/
interjection
used to express agreement or to say that something has been dealt with

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to [come] to terms with {sb}

to [come] to terms with {sb}

/kˈʌm tə tˈɜːmz wɪð ˌɛsbˈiː/
phrase
to come to an agreement with someone

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to commit

to commit

/kəˈmɪt/
verb
to be dedicated to a person, cause, policy, etc.

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commitment

commitment

/kəˈmɪtmənt/
noun
the state of being dedicated to someone or something

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compact

compact

/ˈkɑmpækt/, /kəmˈpækt/
noun
an official agreement between people, countries, etc.

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to conclude

to conclude

/kənˈkɫud/
verb
to formally reach an agreement on something

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concord

concord

/ˈkɑnˌkɔɹd/, /ˈkɑnkɝd/
noun
agreement and peace between people or a group of countries

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concordant

concordant

/kənkˈoːɹdənt/
adjective
following an agreement

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concordat

concordat

/kənkˈoːɹdæt/
noun
a formal agreement, particularly one between a certain country and the Roman Catholic Church

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to concur

to concur

/kənˈkɝ/
verb
to have an opinion that is the same as someone else's opinion or agree with them on a matter

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concurrence

concurrence

/kənˈkɝəns/
noun
the state of being in agreement

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condition

condition

/kənˈdɪʃən/
noun
a rule or term that must be met to reach an agreement or make something possible

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to confirm

to confirm

/kənˈfɝm/
verb
to make something such as an arrangement, position, etc. more definite

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consensual

consensual

/kənˈsɛnsuəɫ/, /kənˈsɛnʃuəɫ/
adjective
agreed with by people in general; agreed to by the people involved

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consensus

consensus

/kənˈsɛnsəs/
noun
an agreement reached by all members of a group

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to consent

to consent

/kənˈsɛnt/
verb
to give someone permission to do something or to agree to do it

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consent

consent

/kənˈsɛnt/
noun
an agreement or permission for something

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contract

contract

/ˈkɑnˌtɹækt/, /kənˈtɹækt/
noun
an official agreement between two or more sides that states what each of them has to do

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to contract

to contract

/ˈkɑnˌtɹækt/, /kənˈtɹækt/
verb
to enter or make an official arrangement with someone

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contractual

contractual

/kənˈtɹæktʃuəɫ/
adjective
stated or agreed in a contract

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contractually

contractually

/kənˈtɹæktʃuəɫi/
adverb
in a way that is stated or agreed in a contract

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convention

convention

/kənˈvɛnʃən/
noun
a formal agreement between countries

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cool

cool

/ˈkuɫ/
adjective
used to show agreement or approval of something

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to countenance

to countenance

/ˈkaʊntənəns/
verb
to agree and not oppose to something that one generally finds unacceptable or unpleasant

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covenant

covenant

/ˈkəvənənt/
noun
a promise or a formal agreement, particularly one that involves regularly paying a sum of money to someone or an organization

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to covenant

to covenant

/ˈkəvənənt/
verb
to legally agree or to promise to do or give something to someone, particularly to make regular payments to a person or organization

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deal

deal

/ˈdiɫ/
noun
(especially in business or politics) an agreement between two or more parties, on particular conditions

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to echo

to echo

/ˈɛkoʊ/
verb
to repeat opinions or statements of another person, particularly to show support or agreement

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echo

echo

/ˈɛkoʊ/
noun
repetition of another person's opinions or statements, particularly to show support or agreement

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exactly

exactly

/ɪɡˈzæktɫi/
adverb
used to indicate that something is completely accurate or correct

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to fall in with

to fall in with

/fˈɔːl ɪn wɪð/
verb
to agree to something, such as an idea, suggestion, etc.

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fine print

fine print

/fˈaɪn pɹˈɪnt/
noun
the important details of a contract or legal agreement that are usually printed in very small writing

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fist bump

fist bump

/fˈɪst bˈʌmp/
noun
a way of greeting, celebrating, or showing agreement by slightly hitting someone's fist with one's own

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to fist-bump

to fist-bump

/fˈɪstbˈʌmp/
verb
to slightly hit someone's fist with one's own as an act of celebration, greeting, or agreement

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flat

flat

/ˈfɫæt/
adjective
complete or definite

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gentleman's agreement

gentleman's agreement

/dʒˈɛntəlmənz ɐɡɹˈiːmənt/
noun
an agreement that is based on the mutual trust of the parties, which is of no legal value

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to give someone or something the nod

to give someone or something the nod

/ɡˈɪv sˈʌmwʌn ɔːɹ sˈʌmθɪŋ ðə nˈɑːd/
phrase
to approve someone or something

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to go along

to go along

/ɡˌoʊ ɐlˈɑːŋ/
verb
to express agreement or to show cooperation

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to go with

to go with

/ɡˈoʊ wɪð/
verb
to accept an offer, plan, etc.

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to [go|swim] with the tide

to [go|swim] with the tide

/ɡˌoʊ swˈɪm wɪððə tˈaɪd/
phrase
to act or think in the same way as the majority of people in a society

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great minds think alike (fools seldom differ|)

great minds think alike (fools seldom differ|)

/ɡɹˈeɪt mˈaɪndz θˈɪŋk ɐlˈaɪk fˈuːlz sˈɛldəm dˈɪfɚ/
sentence
used humorously when two people both agree on a particular thing

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