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disagree

dis·a·gree

disagree

 
 
pronunciation:
dIs gri
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: disagreed, disagreeing, disagrees
definition 1: to differ or dissent.
The two totals disagree.I disagree with your opinion.
synonyms:
conflict, differ, diverge
antonyms:
accord, agree, concur
similar words:
clash, contradict, contrast, discord, dissent, oppose, quarrel
definition 2: to quarrel.
 
synonyms:
argue, clash, contend, dispute, fight, quarrel
antonyms:
agree
similar words:
altercate, bicker, collide, conflict, cross swords, feud, spar, squabble, wrangle
definition 3: to have a harmful effect (usu. fol. by with).
Cow's milk disagrees with the baby.
antonyms:
agree
similar words:
bother, discommode, distress, disturb, nauseate, offend, trouble, upset
Word Parts
The word disagree contains the following part:
dis- Latin prefix that means not; apart; reverse, negate
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The prefix dis- occurs in English attached to Latin roots, as in dissent , but also forms words in English by attaching to verbs (dishearten ) and nouns (disbelief ). dis- has two other forms, as the "s" sound in dis- assimilates to the initial sound of the base to which it is attached. See the assimilated forms dif- and di-3.
synonyms:
de-, un-