accord noun Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "accord" - Learner English Dictionary

See all translations

accord

noun
 
 
/əˈkɔːd/
of your own accord If you do something of your own accord, you choose to do it and no one else forces you: Luckily, she left of her own accord.Taking and choosingFreedom to actOpportunity
[C] an official agreement, especially between countries: a peace/trade accordDiplomacy and mediation
Translations of “accord”
in Korean 합의…
in Arabic اتِّفاق…
in Portuguese acordo, tratado…
in Catalan acord…
in Japanese 合意, 協定…
in Italian accordo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一致, 符合, 協議…
in Russian соглашение…
in Turkish ülkeler arasındaki resmi antlaşma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一致, 符合, 协议…
in Polish porozumienie…
(Definition of accord noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “accord”

Definitions of “accord” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
field event

a sports event in which athletes take part one after the other rather than racing or competing together

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More