agreement between parties
I noun alliance, arrangement, bargain, bilateral contract, binding agreement, compact, contract, covenant, mutual pledge, pact, promise, stipulation, understanding II index compact

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • agreement in principle — noun A legally enforceable, but incompletely specified, agreement between parties that identifies the fundamental terms that are intended to be or are agreed upon …   Wiktionary

  • agreement — agree·ment n 1 a: the act or fact of agreeing by mutual agreement b: unity of opinion, understanding, or intent; esp: the mutual assent of contracting parties to the same terms if they reach agreement ◇ Under common law, agreement is a necessary… …   Law dictionary

  • agreement — a‧gree‧ment [əˈgriːmənt] noun [countable] 1. an arrangement or promise to do something, made by two or more people or organizations: • Under the agreement, the company will distribute our products in North America. • What happens if the warring… …   Financial and business terms

  • agreement — agreement, accord, understanding are comparable chiefly in their political and legal uses. They agree in designating a settlement reached by parties to a dispute or negotiation. All these terms imply concurrence as to what should be done or not… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • agreement — A meeting of two or more minds; a coming together in opinion or determination; the coming together in accord of two minds on a given proposition. In law, a concord of understanding and intention between two or more parties with respect to the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • agreement — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Concord Nouns 1. (quality of agreement) agreement, accord, accordance, rapport (Fr.); unison, harmony, concord, concordance, coincidence, concert; affinity; conformity, conformance; consonance,… …   English dictionary for students

  • agreement */*/*/ — UK [əˈɡriːmənt] / US [əˈɡrɪmənt] noun Word forms agreement : singular agreement plural agreements 1) [countable] an arrangement or decision about what to do, made by two or more people, groups, or organizations Our agreement was that you would… …   English dictionary

  • agreement — /əˈgrimənt / (say uh greemuhnt) noun 1. the act of coming to a mutual arrangement. 2. the arrangement itself. 3. unanimity of opinion; harmony in feeling: agreement among the members. 4. the state of being in accord; concord; harmony; conformity …   Australian English dictionary

  • agreement for arbitration — A contract between parties to a dispute involving their respective legal rights and duties that the disputed matters shall be referred to the decision of others and that the parties shall be bound by the decision reached by such persons. 5 Am J2d …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • agreement*/*/*/ — [əˈgriːmənt] noun 1) [C] an arrangement or decision about what to do, made by two or more people, groups, or organizations Our agreement was that you would pay by the first of the month.[/ex] an agreement between political parties[/ex] a licence… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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