agreed agreed  /ə ˈɡrid/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) united by being of the same opinion

Usage(s):

  1. The Libyans agreed in principle to throw its WMD projects wide open to an MI6-CIA team of technical experts.
  2. We agreed to work toward and support a coordinated international response with the UN playing a key role.
  3. And Waxman agreed to bar the EPA for five years from calculating how much greenhouse gas emissions are generated when forests are converted to crop fields for ethanol and biofuels.

News

  1. Swiss Tax Deal Clears Hurdle in Upper House

    Swiss lawmakers agreed to consider a bill that would let the country’s banks sidestep secrecy laws to end a United States tax investigation, rejecting calls for the legislation to be killed.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Brown says he hasn't agreed to consider future spending hikes

    One day after reaching a compromise with legislative leaders on the state budget, Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he has not agreed to consider increased spending if the economy outperforms his administration's expectations.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

  3. SoftBank - agreed with Sprint to raise offer to $21.6 billion from $20.1 billion

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's SoftBank Corp said on Tuesday that it has agreed with Sprint Nextel Corp to raise its offer for the U.S. wireless operator to $21.6 billion (14 billion pounds) from a previous ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Mr. Vick has agreed to enter a plea of guilty to these charges and to accept full responsibility for those actions and for the mistakes he has made," Billy Martin, one of Vick's attorneys, said in a statement. "Michael wishes to apologize to...
    on Aug 21, 2007 By: Billy Martin Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  2. Underscoring Israel's earlier commitments to the two-state solution, Obama added, "That means that all the parties involved have to take seriously obligations that they have previously agreed to."
    on May 18, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Christian Science Monitor

  3. "The wider negotiations with the Libyans are reaching a critical stage," Mr. Straw wrote, "and in view of the overwhelming interests for the United Kingdom, I have agreed in this instance the [prisoner agreement] should be in the standard...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Kenny MacAskill Source: Wall Street Journal

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