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concur

con·cur

concur

 
 
pronunciation:
kn kuhr
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: concurred, concurring, concurs
definition 1: to share the same opinion; agree.
We concur that this is not a simple matter, but we must act quickly nonetheless.The specialist concurred with the primary care physician regarding the diagnosis.I concur with your estimate of the damage.
synonyms:
agree, assent to
antonyms:
altercate, contend, disagree, dissent
similar words:
accede, accord, correspond, hold, meet, see eye to eye
definition 2: to act or work together; cooperate.
They concurred in opposing higher taxes.
synonyms:
combine, conjoin, cooperate, coordinate
similar words:
accord, band, collaborate, merge, pool, team up, unite
definition 3: to happen at the same time; coincide.
The height of the storm concurred with a high tide.
synonyms:
coincide
similar words:
coexist, synchronize
derivation: concurringly (adv.)
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The word concur contains the following part:
cur1, curr, cor1, corr, curs, cour1, cours Latin root that means to run