from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Lack of harmony; disagreement.
- intransitive v. To disagree.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The absence or reverse of accord.
- n. Disharmony.
- v. To fail to be in accord.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To refuse to assent.
- n. Disagreement.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To disagree; refuse assent.
- n. Want of accord; disagreement; lack or absence of harmony.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. be different from one another
In a high-profile speech to lawmakers in the historic chateau at Versailles, Sarkozy said the head-to-toe Muslim body coverings were in disaccord with French values _ some of the strongest language against burqas from a European leader at a time when some Western officials have been seeking to ease tensions with the Muslim world.
The finance ministers and central bankers were in conspicuous disaccord about whether they should even try to jack up the dollar.
I sketch existentialism's history, its literature, the disaccord between Sartre and Camus.
If you've read this blog for any length of time, you'll know that my father isn't my or my mother's, or anyone's favourite person, but even in the days before divorce and disaccord, I don't remember them as a happy couple.
I truly believe that attitudes like these lead to deeper-ingrained stereotypes, stereotypes that entrench our world in disaccord and intolerance.
He listened to them quietly, in impenetrable silence, and never fulfilled any of their requests, because they were all in disaccord with the regulations.
But slave-exportation is practically dead; we would not revive it, nor indeed could we, the revival would be a new institution, completely in disaccord with the spirit of the age.
But at this point, it looks like it may be a summit of disaccord and disagreement.
FrancoBritish disaccord over the Schuman Plan was thus, at bottom, an Anglo-American quarrel.
In this way it is sinful to desire honor in disaccord with the order of reason.