see also: Concord
  • IPA: /ˈkɒn.kɔɹd/, IPA: /ˈkɒŋ.kɔɹd/


  1. A state of agreement; harmony; union.
    • 1671, John Milton, “Samson Agonistes, […]”, in Paradise Regain’d. A Poem. In IV Books. To which is Added, Samson Agonistes, London: Printed by J. M[acock] for John Starkey […], OCLC 228732398 ↗, page 62 ↗:
      Love-quarrels oft in pleaſing concord end, / Not wedlock-treachery endangering life.
  2. (obsolete) Agreement by stipulation; compact; covenant; treaty or league
    • Sir John Davies
      the concord made between Henry and Roderick
  3. (grammar) Agreement of words with one another, in gender, number, person or case.
  4. (legal, obsolete) An agreement between the parties to a fine of land in reference to the manner in which it should pass, being an acknowledgment that the land in question belonged to the complainant. See fine.
  5. (probably influenced by chord, music) An agreeable combination of tones simultaneously heard; a consonant chord; consonance; harmony.
    • 1609, William Shakespeare, “Sonnet 8”, in Shake-speares Sonnets. Neuer before Imprinted, London: By G[eorge] Eld for T[homas] T[horpe] and are to be sold by William Aspley, OCLC 216596634 ↗:
      If the true concord of well tuned ſounds, / By vnions married to offend thine eare, / They do but ſweetly chide thee, who confounds / In ſingleneſſe the parts that thou ſhould'ſt beare.
Translations Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈkɒn.kɔɹd/

concord (plural concords)

  1. A variety of sweet American grape, with large dark blue (almost black) grapes in compact clusters; a Concord grape.
  • IPA: /kənˈkɔɹd/

concord (concords, present participle concording; past and past participle concorded)

  1. (intransitive) To agree; to act together

  • (California English) IPA: /ˈkɒŋ.kɚd/ (the city in California)
  • IPA: /ˈkɒn.kəɹd/ (the city in New Hampshire)
  • IPA: /kɒn.kɔɹd/ (the city in North Carolina)
Proper noun
  1. Any of several places:
    1. A city in Contra Costa County, California.
    2. A town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts and a site of the Battle of Lexington and Concord.
    3. A census-designated place in Jefferson County, Alabama.
    4. A town in Cleburne County, Arkansas.
    5. An unincorporated community in Sussex County, Delaware.
    6. A town in Pike County, Georgia.
    7. A village in Morgan County, Illinois.
    8. An unincorporated community in Concord Township, DeKalb County.
    9. An unincorporated community in Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
    10. A city in Lewis County, Kentucky.
    11. A township in Somerset County, Maine.
    12. A village in Jackson County, Michigan.
    13. An unincorporated community in Dodge County, Minnesota.
    14. A census-designated place in St. Louis County, Missouri.
    15. An unincorporated community in Callaway County, Missouri.
    16. An unincorporated community in Pemiscot County, Missouri.
    17. A village in Dixon County, Nebraska.
    18. .
    19. A town/and/hamlet in Erie County, New York.
    20. A neighborhood in Staten Island, New York.
    21. A city/county seat in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.
    22. An unincorporated community in Clermont County, Ohio.
    23. An unincorporated community in Franklin County, Pennsylvania.
    24. An unincorporated community in Knox County, Tennessee.
    25. An unincorporated community in Cherokee County, Texas.
    26. An unincorporated community in Leon County, Texas.
    27. An unincorporated community in Rusk County, Texas.
    28. A town/and/CDP in Essex County, Vermont.
    29. A census-designated place in Appomattox County, and.
    30. An unincorporated community in Brunswick County, Virginia.
    31. An unincorporated community in Gloucester County, Virginia.
    32. A town/and/unincorporated community in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.
    33. A suburb in Sydney, New South Wales.
    34. A suburb/and/industrial district in Toronto, Ontario.
    35. A village in the town of Washington.
  2. Alternative letter-case form of concord (“Concord grape”)

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