English - Vietnamese Dictionary
agree /ə'gri:/Concise Dictionary
- nội động từ
- đồng ý, tán thành, bằng lòng, thoả thuận
- to agree go proposal: tán thành một lời đề nghị
- to agree with someone: đồng ý với ai
- hoà thuận
- they can't agree: họ không thể sống hoà thuận với nhau được
- hợp với, phù hợp với, thích hợp với
- this food does not agree with me: thức ăn này không thích hợp với tôi
- (ngôn ngữ học) hợp (về cách, giống, số...)
- ngoại động từ
- cân bằng (các khoản chi thu...)
- to agree like cats and dogs
- sống với nhau như chó với mèo
+be in accord; be in agreement
+consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something
+be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics
+show grammatical agreement
+be agreeable or suitable
+achieve harmony of opinion, feeling, or purpose
Advanced English Dictionary
1 concur, conform, come or go together, coincide, correspond, harmonize, reconcile; accord, tally, Colloq jibe:
At last my cheque-book agrees with my bank statement!
2 Often, agree to. consent to, favour, acquiesce in or to, approve of, accede to, assent to:
They finally agreed to our offer. We agreed terms with respect to the contract.
3 concede, grant, consent, admit, approve, allow, accept, concur; accede (to), acquiesce (in or to), assent (to), see eye to eye:
The committee agreed that she should be given time to comply with the request. I objected and they agreed with me.
4 agree with. suit:
The climate in England agrees with me, strange to say.
+ verbCollocation Dictionary
1 ~ (with sb) (about / on sth)
~ (with sth) to have the same opinion as sb; to say that you have the same opinion: [V] When he said that, I had to agree. + He agreed with them about the need for change. + I agree with her analysis of the situation. + 'He's a lousy cook.' 'I couldn't agree more (= I completely agree)!' + [V (that)] We agreed (that) the proposal was a good one. + [V speech] 'That's true', she agreed.
2 be agreed (on / about sth)
be agreed (that ...) if people are agreed or sth is agreed, everyone has the same opinion about sth: [VN] Are we all agreed on this? + [VN (that)] It was agreed (that) we should hold another meeting.
3 ~ (to sth) to say 'yes'; to say that you will do what sb wants or that you will allow sth to happen
[V] I asked for a pay rise and she agreed. + Do you think he'll agree to their proposal? + [V (that)] She agreed (that) we could finish early. + [V to inf] He agreed to let me go early.
4 to decide with sb else to do sth or to have sth: [VN] They met at the agreed time. + Can we agree a price? + They left at ten, as agreed. + [V] Can we agree on a date? + [V to inf] We agreed to meet on Thursday. + [V wh-] We couldn't agree what to do.
5 [VN] to officially accept a plan, request, etc.
Next year's budget has been agreed.
be the same
6 [V] ~ (with sth) to be the same as sth
The figures do not agree. + Your account of the accident does not agree with hers.
7 [V] ~ (with sth) to match a word or phrase in NUMBER, GENDER or PERSON: In 'Tom likes jazz', and 'They like rock music', the singular verb 'likes' agrees with the subject 'Tom' and the plural verb 'like' agrees with the pronoun 'they'.
Idioms: agree to differ if two people agree to differ, they accept that they have different opinions about sth, but they decide not to discuss it any longer: We must just agree to differ on this.
Phrasal Verbs: not agree with sb (of food) to make you feel ill/sick: I love strawberries, but they don't agree with me.
1 share opinion
heartily, strongly, very much
I very much agree with the prime minister.
| absolutely, completely, entirely, fully, wholeheartedly
I agree entirely with what you have said.
| broadly, generally
It is generally agreed that more funding is needed for education.
| unanimously | gravely, lamely, meekly, soberly, tartly
‘That's true,’ she agreed gravely.
VERB + AGREE
cannot | be inclined to
I'm inclined to agree there'snothing we can do.
We don't always agreeabout everything.
Arewe all agreed on this?
Doyou agree with me that thescheme won't work?
I couldn't agree more I
couldn't agree more with what hasjust been said.
| I quite agree, I'm sure you will agree
I'm sureyou'll agree that this issue is vitallyimportant to the success of thecompany.
2 say yes
voluntarily | readily
Shesuggested a walk in the open airand he readily agreed. |
grudgingly, reluctantly | kindly
Edith Harlow has kindly agreed tohelp.
| tacitly | provisionally
He agreed to our proposals.
expressly | tacitly | verbally | provisionally
It wasprovisionally agreed that 12August was to be the date.
VERB + AGREE
be unable to, fail to
The two countries were unable to agree on a common strategy.
agree to differ/disagree
We must just agree to disagree onthis point.
| (be) mutually agreed
working towards mutuallyagreed goals |
nationally agreed guidelines
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