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agreement

noun
 
 
/əˈɡriːmənt/
PROMISE [C] B2 a promise or decision made between two or more people: an international agreement It was difficult to reach an agreement.Making and breaking promises and commitments
SAME OPINION [U] B2 a situation in which people have the same opinion as each other: Not everyone was in agreement. →  Opposite disagreement Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
Translations of “agreement”
in Korean 합의, 동의…
in Arabic اتِّفاق, تَوافُق…
in Portuguese acordo…
in Catalan acord…
in Japanese 合意, 同意, 賛成…
in Italian accordo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 意見一致, 同意, 應允…
in Russian соглашение, согласие…
in Turkish antlaşma, uyuşma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 意见一致, 同意, 应允…
in Polish porozumienie, zgoda…
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