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ac·cor·dance

 (ə-kôr′dns)
n.
1. Agreement; conformity: in accordance with your instructions.
2. The act of granting.

accordance

(əˈkɔːdəns)
n
1. conformity; agreement; accord (esp in the phrase in accordance with)
2. the act of granting; bestowal: accordance of rights.

ac•cord•ance

(əˈkɔr dns)

n.
1. agreement; conformity: in accordance with the rules.
2. the act of granting.
[1275–1325; Middle English < Old French]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.accordance - concurrence of opinionaccordance - concurrence of opinion; "we are in accord with your proposal"
agreement - the verbal act of agreeing
2.accordance - the act of granting rightsaccordance - the act of granting rights; "the accordance to Canada of rights of access"
giving, gift - the act of giving

accordance

noun
in accordance with in agreement with, consistent with, in harmony with, in concert with, in sympathy with, in conformity with, in assent with, in congruence with Entries which are not in accordance with the rules will be disqualified.

accordance

noun
2. The act of conferring, as of an honor:
Translations
إنْسِجَامَاً مَع
vastavus
egyetértésösszhang
skladnov skladu
uygunlukuyum

accordance

[əˈkɔːdəns] N in accordance withconforme a, de acuerdo con

accordance

[əˈkɔːrdəns] n
in accordance with (= in line with) [+ sb's wishes, the law] → conformément à

accordance

n in accordance withentsprechend (+dat), → gemäß (+dat)

accordance

[əˈkɔːdns] n in accordance withsecondo, in conformità di or a

accord

(əˈkoːd) verb
1. (with with) to agree with. His story accords with what I saw happen.
2. to grant or give to (a person). They accorded the president great respect.
noun
agreement. That is not in accord with your original statement.
acˈcordance: in accordance with
in agreement with. The money will be given out in accordance with his instructions.
acˈcordingly adverb
1. in agreement (with the circumstances etc). Find out what has happened and act accordingly.
2. therefore. He was very worried about the future of the firm and accordingly he did what he could to help.
according to
1. as said or told by. According to John, the bank closes at 3 p.m.
2. in agreement with. He acted according to his promise.
3. in the order of. books arranged according to their subjects.
4. in proportion to. You will be paid according to the amount of work you have done.
of one's own accord
of one's own free will. He did it of his own accord, without being forced to.
with one accord
(everybody) in agreement. With one accord they stood up to cheer him.
References in classic literature ?
Of this scene, so chillingly in accordance with the past, Duncan stood for many minutes a rapt observer.
For example, then," continued Holgrave: "a dead man, if he happens to have made a will, disposes of wealth no longer his own; or, if he die intestate, it is distributed in accordance with the notions of men much longer dead than he.
In accordance with this rule it may safely be assumed that the forefathers of Boston had built the first prison-house somewhere in the Vicinity of Cornhill, almost as seasonably as they marked out the first burial-ground, on Isaac Johnson's lot, and round about his grave, which subsequently became the nucleus of all the congregated sepulchres in the old churchyard of King's Chapel.
Nor with the immemorial superstition of their race, and in accordance with the preternaturalness, as it seemed, which in many things invested the Pequod, were there wanting some of the seamen who swore that whenever and wherever descried; at however remote times, or in however far apart latitudes and longitudes, that unnearable spout was cast by one self-same whale; and that whale, Moby Dick.
Drawing across her bow, he perceived that in accordance with the fanciful French taste, the upper part of her stem-piece was carved in the likeness of a huge drooping stalk, was painted green, and for thorns had copper spikes projecting from it here and there; the whole terminating in a symmetrical folded bulb of a bright red color.
Such rejected or condemned animals shall at once be removed by the owners from the pens containing animals which have been inspected and found to be free from disease and fit for human food, and shall be disposed of in accordance with the laws, ordinances, and regulations of the state and municipality in which said rejected or condemned animals are located.
The disguises the party had assumed were in accordance with the hints of Tom Loker.
Wragge and Miss Vanstone preceded me here, in accordance with the plan I laid down for effecting our retreat from York.
His linen, though not of a fineness in accordance with his stockings, was as white as the tops of the waves that broke upon the neighbouring beach, or the specks of sail that glinted in the sunlight far at sea.
Copperfield immediately replied, with his respectful compliments, that he would have the honour of waiting on the Misses Spenlow, at the time appointed; accompanied, in accordance with their kind permission, by his friend Mr.
It is considered that you must be better educated, in accordance with your altered position, and that you will be alive to the importance and necessity of at once entering on that advantage.
The fading grey light fell dimly on the walls decorated with guns, whips, and foxes' brushes, on coats and hats flung on the chairs, on tankards sending forth a scent of flat ale, and on a half-choked fire, with pipes propped up in the chimney-corners: signs of a domestic life destitute of any hallowing charm, with which the look of gloomy vexation on Godfrey's blond face was in sad accordance.