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Accord vs. Comport

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Accordnoun

Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or action.

Comportverb

To tolerate, bear, put up (with).

‘to comport with an injury’;

Accordnoun

A harmony in sound, pitch and tone; concord.

Comportverb

(intransitive) To be in agreement (with); to be of an accord.

‘The new rules did not seem to comport with the spirit of the club.’;

Accordnoun

Agreement or harmony of things in general.

‘the accord of light and shade in painting’;

Comportverb

(reflexive) To behave (in a given manner).

‘She comported herself with grace.’;

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Accordnoun

(legal) An agreement between parties in controversy, by which satisfaction for an injury is stipulated, and which, when executed, prevents a lawsuit.

Comportnoun

(obsolete) Manner of acting; conduct; deportment.

Accordnoun

(international law) An international agreement.

‘The Geneva Accord of 1954 ended the French-Indochinese War.’;

Comportverb

To bear or endure; to put up (with); as, to comport with an injury.

Accordnoun

(obsolete) Assent

Comportverb

To agree; to accord; to suit; - sometimes followed by with.

‘How ill this dullness doth comport with greatness.’; ‘How their behavior herein comported with the institution.’;

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Accordnoun

Voluntary or spontaneous impulse to act.

‘Nobody told me to do it. I did it of my own accord.’;

Comportverb

To bear; to endure; to brook; to put with.

‘The malcontented sortThat never can the present state comport.’;

Accordverb

(transitive) To make to agree or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to adjust.

Comportverb

To carry; to conduct; - with a reflexive pronoun.

‘Observe how Lord Somers . . . comported himself.’;

Accordverb

(transitive) To bring (people) to an agreement; to reconcile, settle, adjust or harmonize.

Comportnoun

Manner of acting; behavior; conduct; deportment.

‘I knew them well, and marked their rude comport.’;

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Accordverb

(intransitive) To agree or correspond; to be in harmony; to be concordant.

Comportverb

behave well or properly;

‘The children must learn to behave’;

Accordverb

(intransitive) To agree in pitch and tone.

Comportverb

behave in a certain manner;

‘She carried herself well’; ‘he bore himself with dignity’; ‘They conducted themselves well during these difficult times’;

Accordverb

To grant as suitable or proper; to concede or award.

Accordverb

To give consent.

Accordverb

To arrive at an agreement.

Accordnoun

Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or action; harmony of mind; consent; assent.

‘A mediator of an accord and peace between them.’; ‘These all continued with one accord in prayer.’;

Accordnoun

Harmony of sounds; agreement in pitch and tone; concord; as, the accord of tones.

‘Those sweet accords are even the angels' lays.’;

Accordnoun

Agreement, harmony, or just correspondence of things; as, the accord of light and shade in painting.

Accordnoun

Voluntary or spontaneous motion or impulse to act; - preceded by own; as, of one's own accord.

‘That which groweth of its own accord of thy harvest thou shalt not reap.’; ‘Of his own accord he went unto you.’;

Accordnoun

An agreement between parties in controversy, by which satisfaction for an injury is stipulated, and which, when executed, bars a suit.

‘They rushed with one accord into the theater.’;

Accordverb

To make to agree or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to adjust; - followed by to.

‘Her hands accorded the lute's music to the voice.’;

Accordverb

To bring to an agreement, as persons; to reconcile; to settle, adjust, harmonize, or compose, as things; as, to accord suits or controversies.

‘When they were accorded from the fray.’; ‘All which particulars, being confessedly knotty and difficult can never be accorded but by a competent stock of critical learning.’;

Accordverb

To grant as suitable or proper; to concede; to award; as, to accord to one due praise.

Accordverb

To agree; to correspond; to be in harmony; - followed by with, formerly also by to; as, his disposition accords with his looks.

‘My heart accordeth with my tongue.’; ‘Thy actions to thy words accord.’;

Accordverb

To agree in pitch and tone.

Accordnoun

harmony of people's opinions or actions or characters;

‘the two parties were in agreement’;

Accordnoun

concurrence of opinion;

‘we are in accord with your proposal’;

Accordnoun

a written agreement between two states or sovereigns

Accordnoun

sympathetic compatibility

Accordverb

go together;

‘The colors don't harmonize’; ‘Their ideas concorded’;

Accordverb

allow to have;

‘grant a privilege’;

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