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“concerted” in English

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concertedadjective [ usually before noun ]

uk /kənˈsɜː.tɪd/ us /kənˈsɝː.t̬ɪd/

planned or done together for a shared purpose:

The richer countries of the world should take concerted action to help the poorer countries.
The D-Day invasion was a concerted exercise by the armed forces of Britain, the US, and Canada.

A concerted effort or attempt is determined and serious:

There has been a concerted campaign against the proposals.
He's making a concerted effort to improve his appearance.

(Definition of “concerted” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“concerted” in American English

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us /kənˈsɜr·t̬əd/

(of an attempt to do something) determined and serious, or done together with others:

I really made a concerted effort to get involved in community affairs.

(Definition of “concerted” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)