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1. A town of eastern Massachusetts on the Concord River west-northwest of Boston. An early battle of the American Revolution was fought here on April 19, 1775. In the 19th century the town was noted as an intellectual and literary center.
2. The capital of New Hampshire, in the south-central part of the state on the Merrimack River. It became the capital in 1808.


 (kŏn′kôrd′, kŏng′-)
1. Harmony or agreement of interests or feelings; accord.
2. A treaty establishing peaceful relations.
3. Grammar Agreement between words in person, number, gender, or case.
4. Music A harmonious combination of simultaneously sounded tones.

[Middle English concorde, from Old French, from Latin concordia, from concors, concord-, agreeing : com-, com- + cor, heart; see kerd- in Indo-European roots.]


(ˈkɒnkɔːd; ˈkɒŋ-)
1. agreement or harmony between people or nations; amity
2. a treaty establishing peaceful relations between nations
3. agreement or harmony between things, ideas, etc
4. (Music, other) music a combination of musical notes, esp one containing a series of consonant intervals. Compare discord3
5. (Grammar) grammar another word for agreement6
[C13: from Old French concorde, from Latin concordia, from concors of the same mind, harmonious, from com- same + cor heart]


1. (Placename) a town in NE Massachusetts: scene of one of the opening military actions (1775) of the War of American Independence. Pop: 16 937 (2003 est)
2. (Placename) a city in New Hampshire, the state capital: printing, publishing. Pop: 41 823 (2003 est)


(ˈkɒn kɔrd, ˈkɒŋ-)

1. agreement between persons, groups, etc.
2. agreement between things.
4. peace; amity.
5. a treaty; compact.
6. a stable, harmonious combination of musical tones; a chord requiring no resolution.
[1250–1300; Middle English concorde < Old French < Latin concordia=concord-, s. of concors harmonious (con- con- + cors, s. cord- heart) + -ia -ia]
con•cord′al, adj.


(ˈkɒŋ kərd for 1, 2, 5, 6; ˈkɒn kɔrd, ˈkɒŋ- for 3, 4; for 5, 6 also ˈkɒn kɔrd, ˈkɒŋ-)

1. a city in W California, near San Francisco. 114,850.
2. a city in and the capital of New Hampshire, in the S part. 30,400.
3. a town in E Massachusetts, NW of Boston: second battle of the Revolution fought here April 19, 1775. 16,293.
4. Also called Con′cord grape′. a cultivated variety of the fox grape used in making jelly, juice, and wine.
5. a sweet red wine from the Concord grape.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.concord - capital of the state of New HampshireConcord - capital of the state of New Hampshire; located in south central New Hampshire on the Merrimack river
Granite State, New Hampshire, NH - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
2.concord - 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
order - established customary state (especially of society); "order ruled in the streets"; "law and order"
peace - harmonious relations; freedom from disputes; "the roommates lived in peace together"
comity - a state or atmosphere of harmony or mutual civility and respect
accord, agreement - harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters; "the two parties were in agreement"
3.concord - the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations
grammatical relation - a linguistic relation established by grammar
number agreement - agreement in number between words in the same grammatical construction (e.g., between adjectives and the nouns they modify)
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
4.Concord - town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought
Bay State, Massachusetts, Old Colony, MA - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
5.concord - agreement of opinions
agreement - the verbal act of agreeing
6.Concord - the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)
American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, American War of Independence, War of American Independence - the revolution of the American Colonies against Great Britain; 1775-1783
Bay State, Massachusetts, Old Colony, MA - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
Verb1.concord - go togetherconcord - go together; "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded"
correspond, gibe, jibe, match, tally, agree, fit, check - be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics; "The two stories don't agree in many details"; "The handwriting checks with the signature on the check"; "The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun"
blend in, blend, go - blend or harmonize; "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs"
2.concord - arrange by concord or agreement; "Concord the conditions for the marriage of the Prince of Wales with a commoner"
arrange, fix up - make arrangements for; "Can you arrange a meeting with the President?"
3.concord - arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance; "The team concorded several thousand nouns, verbs, and adjectives"
arrange, set up - put into a proper or systematic order; "arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order"
4.concord - be in accordconcord - be in accord; be in agreement; "We agreed on the terms of the settlement"; "I can't agree with you!"; "I hold with those who say life is sacred"; "Both philosophers concord on this point"
settle - end a legal dispute by arriving at a settlement; "The two parties finally settled"
conciliate, patch up, reconcile, settle, make up - come to terms; "After some discussion we finally made up"
see eye to eye - be in agreement; "We never saw eye to eye on this question"
concede, grant, yield - be willing to concede; "I grant you this much"
subscribe, support - adopt as a belief; "I subscribe to your view on abortion"
resolve, conclude - reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation
arrange, fix up - make arrangements for; "Can you arrange a meeting with the President?"
agree - achieve harmony of opinion, feeling, or purpose; "No two of my colleagues would agree on whom to elect chairman"


1. harmony, accord, peace, agreement, concert, friendship, consensus, goodwill, unison, good understanding, rapport, unanimity, amity, consonance A climate of concord and tolerance prevails among the Muslim and Christian Egyptian citizens.
2. treaty, agreement, convention, compact, protocol, entente, concordat The Concord of Wittenberg was agreed in 1536.


1. Harmonious mutual understanding:
2. Pleasing agreement, as of musical sounds:
Music: consonance.
3. A formal, usually written settlement between nations:
إتِّفاق، سَلام، وِئام


[ˈkɒŋkɔːd] N
1. (= harmony) → concordia f
2. (= treaty) → acuerdo m
3. (Mus, Gram) → concordancia f


[ˈkɒnkɔːrd] n
(= harmony) → harmonie f
(= treaty) → accord m


n (= harmony)Eintracht f; (about decision etc) → Einvernehmen nt, → Übereinstimmung f


[ˈkɒŋkɔːd] n (harmony) → armonia, concordia; (treaty) → accordo


(ˈkoŋkoːd) noun
agreement; state of peace.
References in classic literature ?
Happily for the success of this delicate adventure, he had to deal with ears but little practised in the concord of sweet sounds, or the miserable effort would infallibly have been detected.
Dimmesdale so evidently was, to eat his unsavoury morsel always at another's board, and endure the life-long chill which must be his lot who seeks to warm himself only at another's fireside, it truly seemed that this sagacious, experienced, benevolent old physician, with his concord of paternal and reverential love for the young pastor, was the very man, of all mankind, to be constantly within reach of his voice.
It was to see my native village in the light of the Middle Ages, and our Concord was turned into a Rhine stream, and visions of knights and castles passed before me.
The walker in the familiar fields which stretch around my native town sometimes finds himself in another land than is described in their owners' deeds, as it were in some faraway field on the confines of the actual Concord, where her jurisdiction ceases, and the idea which the word Concord suggests ceases to be suggested.
Die Anblich so viele Grossbrittanischer und Amerikanischer hier zusammengetroffen in Bruderliche concord, ist zwar a welcome and inspiriting spectacle.
All my confidence is bestowed on him, all his confidence is devoted to me; we are precisely suited in character--perfect concord is the result.
The Concord bed-chamber being always assigned to a passenger by the mail, and passengers by the mail being always heavily wrapped up from bead to foot, the room had the odd interest for the establishment of the Royal George, that although but one kind of man was seen to go into it, all kinds and varieties of men came out of it.
Devil with Devil damn'd Firm concord holds, men onely disagree Of Creatures rational, though under hope Of heavenly Grace: and God proclaiming peace, Yet live in hatred, enmitie, and strife Among themselves, and levie cruel warres, Wasting the Earth, each other to destroy: As if (which might induce us to accord) Man had not hellish foes anow besides, That day and night for his destruction waite.
They will be governed by mutual interest, and will cultivate a spirit of mutual amity and concord.
General Gage sent eight hundred soldiers to Concord, about eighteen miles from Boston, to destroy some ammunition and provisions which the colonists had collected there.
It was something like a death chant, and at the end of every sentence those around responded in concord.
He fosters the spirit of concord and justice, in whose work there is as much glory to be reaped as in the deeds of arms.