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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb concord:

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Definition of the noun concord

What does concord mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • concord: concords
  • Concord: Concords

  1. a harmonious state of things in general and of their properties (as of colors and sounds); congruity of parts with one another and with the whole
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonyms of concord: concordance / harmony
    • more generic word: order = established customary state
    • more specific words:
      • peace = harmonious relations
      • comity = a state or atmosphere of harmony or mutual civility and respect
      • agreement / accord = harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters
  2. the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations
    • lexical domain: Relations - nouns denoting relations between people or things or ideas
    • synonym of concord: agreement
    • more generic term: grammatical relation = a linguistic relation established by grammar
    • more specific terms:
      • number agreement = agreement in number between words in the same grammatical construction
      • person agreement = agreement in person between pronouns and verbs
      • case agreement = agreement in grammatical case between words in the same construction
      • gender agreement = agreement in grammatical gender between words in the same construction
  3. agreement of opinions
  4. the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)

Alternative definition of the noun concord


  1. A state of agreement; harmony; union.
  2. [obsolete] Agreement by stipulation; compact; covenant; treaty or league
  3. [grammar] Agreement of words with one another, in gender, number, person, or case.
  4. (Old Law): An agreement between the parties to a fine of land in reference to the manner in which it should pass, being an acknowledgment that the land in question belonged to the complainant. See fine. - Burril?
  5. [context: probably influenced by chord, music] An agreeable combination of tones simultaneously heard; a consonant chord; consonance; harmony.
  6. A variety of American grape, with large dark blue (almost black) grapes in compact clusters.

Definition of the noun concord for high school students

    harmonious agreement
    • example: Julie and Harold began the evening with a disagreement, but ended it in a state of perfect concord.

The noun concord is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.

Definition of the verb concord

What does concord mean as a doing word?


  1. go together
  2. arrange by concord or agreement
    • example: Concord the conditions for the marriage of the Prince of Wales with a commoner
    • lexical domain: Creation - verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing
    • more generic terms: arrange / fix up = make arrangements for
  3. arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance
    • example: The team concorded several thousand nouns, verbs, and adjectives
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • more generic terms: arrange / set up = put into a proper or systematic order
  4. be in accord; be in agreement

Alternative definition of the verb concord


  1. [intransitive, obsolete] To agree; to act together - Edward Hyde Clarendon


  1. Concord is the capital city of the U.S. state of New Hampshire and the county seat of Merrimack County. As of the 2010 census, its population was 42,695.
  2. Concord is the largest city in Contra Costa County, California, in the United States. At the 2010 census, the city had a population of 122,067. Founded in 1869 as the community of Todos Santos by Salvio Pacheco, the name was changed to Concord within months. The city is a major regional suburban East Bay center within the San Francisco Bay Area, and is 31 miles east of San Francisco.
  3. Concord is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. According to Census 2010, the city has a current population of 79,066. It is the largest city in Cabarrus County and is the county seat. In terms of population, the city of Concord is the second largest city in the Charlotte Metropolitan Area and is the twelfth largest city in North Carolina.
  4. Concord is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in the United States. At the 2010 census, the town population was 17,668. The United States Census Bureau considers Concord part of Greater Boston.
  5. Concord is a town in Pike County, Georgia, United States. The population was 336 at the 2000 census.
  6. Concord is a village in Jackson County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 1,050 at the 2010 census. The village is located at 42°10′40″N 84°38′35″W / 42.17778°N 84.64306°W, west of Spring Arbor, Michigan.
  7. Concord is a town in Essex County, Vermont, United States. The population was 1,196 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Berlin, NH–VT Micropolitan Statistical Area, and contains the villages of North Concord and Miles Pond.
  8. Concord is a town in Cleburne County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 244 at the 2010 census.
  9. Concord is a village in Dixon County, Nebraska, United States. It is part of the Sioux City, IA–NE–SD Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 166 at the 2010 census.
  10. Concord is a class-6 city in Lewis County, Kentucky, in the United States. The population was 28 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Maysville Micropolitan Statistical Area. It is the smallest incorporated city in Kentucky by size and population.
  11. Concord is a village in Morgan County, Illinois, United States. The population was 176 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Jacksonville Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  12. Concord is a town in Erie County, New York, United States. The population was 8,494 at the 2010 census. The town is believed to be named after Concord, Massachusetts, by early settlers from New England.
  13. Concord is a town in Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 2,072 at the 2010 census. The unincorporated community of Concord is located in the town.
  14. Concord is an unincorporated community in Knox County, Tennessee, United States and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a historic district, the Concord Village Historic District. The United States Geographic Names Information System classifies Concord as a populated place. It is located in western Knox County, east of Farragut and west of Knoxville. Mail destined for Concord is now addressed to Knoxville or Farragut.
  15. Concord, Maine is a township in Somerset County, Maine, United States. Concord, along with the township of Lexington, is located in the unorganized territory, Central Somerset. The population of Central Somerset was 336 as of the 2000 census.
  16. Concord is an unincorporated community in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. Concord is located along Delaware Route 20 east of Seaford.
  17. Concord is an unincorporated community in Concord Township, DeKalb County, Indiana.
  18. Concord a.k.a. Concord, Campbell County, Virginia: Concord is a census-designated place in Campbell County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 1,458.
  19. Concord a.k.a. Concord, Leon County, Texas: Concord is an unincorporated community in Leon County, Texas, United States. According to the Handbook of Texas, the community had an estimated population of 28 in 2000.
  20. Concord a.k.a. Concord, Tippecanoe County, Indiana: Concord is a small unincorporated community in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, located just west of Stockwell. It is part of the Lafayette, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.

There are other places with in their name, like New Concord, Old Concord, Concord Park, East Concord, West Concord, Concord Hills, Concord Manor, Concord Law School, Concord University, Concord High School, Concord-Carlisle High School, Concord Repatriation General Hospital.

Phrases with Concord

  1. concord grape
  2. Concord Hawthorn
  3. lexington and concord

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Concord

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Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Concord is the result of a frequent union, or coincidence of the vibrations of two sonorous bodies, and, by consequence,

Google previewA Dictionary of Music. Translated ... by William Waring (1779)

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, William WARING (Translator.)

It is very little in use, if the sound added is a fifth belo'w, or that this sound be the mediant, the con-' si cord is called concord of 4th, or superfluous sth, and if it is a 7th below, thatis, the tonic itself, the concord takes the name of minor 61h and ...

Google previewEveryday Spirits (1993)

by David Appelbaum

Concord is a good householder's betrayer in how it dulls renewal's hunger. Only to the hungry does the spirit of the new year come. The revel that celebrates a return of light also marks a waning of the dark. Midnight is the nadir, a trapdoor into ...

Google previewEnglish Grammar on the Productive System (1841)

A Method of Instruction Recently Adopted in Germany and Switzerland by Roswell Chamberlain Smith

Concord is the agreement which one word has with another in gender, number, case, or person. Government is that power which one part of speech has over another, in directing its mood, tense, or case. What is Orthography 1 Etymology 7.

Google previewThe Musical Cyclopedia: Or, The Principles of Music Considered as a Science and an Art (1834)

Embracing a Complete Musical Dictionary, and the Outlines of a Musical Grammar, and of the Theory of Sounds and Laws of Harmony, with Directions for the Practice of Vocal and Instrumental Music, and a Description of Musical Instruments by William Smith Porter

Next to a unison, in which the vibrations of the two notes are in a ratio of 1 to 1, the most satisfactory concord is the octave; where the vibrations are as 1 to 2, or one note has ...

Google previewThe Machine in the Garden (2000)

Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America by Leo Marx

(Concord is the Milan of ...

Google previewDelphi Complete Works of Aristotle (Illustrated) (2013)

by Aristotle

So, since a concord is a compound of sounds which are in a proper ratio to one another, and sounds which are at an interval of two octaves from one another are in a ratio to one another (while double fourths and double fifths are not), the ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Revolutionary America (2005)

by Terry M. Mays

LEXINGTON-CONCORD, BATTLE OF • 1 63 Patriot legislators meeting in Concord in defiance of the British adjourned and two of the more famous and radical members, John Hancock and Samuel Adams, traveled to nearby Lexington to stay ...

Google previewThe Louisa May Alcott Encyclopedia (2001)

by Gregory Eiselein, Anne K. Phillips

Concord of the American Revolution in 1775. By the mid- 19th century it was seen as an intellectual hub due to its most famous residents, such as Henry David Tho- reau,* Ralph Waldo Emerson,* Bronson Alcott,* Nathaniel Hawthorne ,* ...

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Quotes about Concord

Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without. (Henry David Thoreau)
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Scrabble value of C3O1N1C3O1R1D2

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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