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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-kawrd]
    • /əˈkɔrd/
    • /əˈkɔːd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-kawrd]
    • /əˈkɔrd/

Definitions of accorded word

  • verb without object accorded to be in agreement or harmony; agree. 1
  • verb with object accorded to make agree or correspond; adapt. 1
  • verb with object accorded to grant; bestow: to accord due praise. 1
  • verb with object accorded Archaic. to settle; reconcile. 1
  • noun accorded proper relationship or proportion; harmony. 1
  • noun accorded a harmonious union of sounds, colors, etc. 1

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Origin of accorded

First appearance:

before 1100
One of the 6% oldest English words
1100-50; Middle English ac(c)corden, late Old English acordan < Old French acorder < Vulgar Latin *accordāre, equivalent to Latin ac- ac- + cord- heart, mind; see cordial, heart

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Parts of speech for Accorded


accorded popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 91% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 58% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

accorded usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for accorded

adjective accorded

  • permitted — to allow to do something: Permit me to explain.

Antonyms for accorded

verb accorded

  • took — simple past tense of take.
  • denied — to withhold something from, or refuse to grant a request of: to deny a beggar.
  • disagreed — to fail to agree; differ: The conclusions disagree with the facts. The theories disagree in their basic premises.
  • disputed — to engage in argument or debate.
  • dissented — to differ in sentiment or opinion, especially from the majority; withhold assent; disagree (often followed by from): Two of the justices dissented from the majority decision.

noun accorded

  • disaccorded — Simple past tense and past participle of disaccord.

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