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accord
 n.  settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states
Example Sentence: (95 in 7 pages)
1  I am in accord with your plan.
2  Botanists are not in complete accord about how many species exist.
3  The accord also lays down guidelines for the conduct of American drug enforcement agents.
4  He decided to go of his own accord.
5  What he has just said does not accord with the views of the majority.
6  Such an act would not be in accord with our policy.
7  The club members voted with one accord to raise the dues.
8  There was a silence as the women turned with one accord to stare at Doreen.
9  Although the accord is a small step forward, politicians around the world have their work cut out for them.
10  Please inform us of your decision and we will act accordingly.
11  We identify your needs, and tailor your training accordingly.
12  This unit auto-senses the mains voltage, and adjusts accordingly, so is most likely to benefit international travellers.
13  Clearly knowing your signature is not for me, but I am self-deceiving accordingly.
14  We have to discover his plans and act accordingly.
15  She's an expert in her field, and is paid accordingly.
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  Upon that Chichikov begged her to accord the gentleman in question a power of attorney, while, to save extra trouble, he himself would then and there compose the requisite letter.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Get Context   In PART 1: CHAPTER III
2  I wondered to myself what this could mean, and concluded that the recluse had been unwilling to accord me his counsel.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Get Context   In PART 2: CHAPTER IV
3  She did not play cards, and was constantly laughing, which did not at all accord with her pale and perplexed face.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
4  She will come running to me of her own accord in the evening and tell me everything.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XII
5  Rook pulled at the reins and started of his own accord.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER XIX
6  "It seems that there will be no need to bring Mary out, suitors are coming to us of their own accord," incautiously remarked the little princess on hearing the news.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III
7  Bagration appeared in the doorway of the anteroom without hat or sword, which, in accord with the club custom, he had given up to the hall porter.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER III
8  He nodded hurriedly in reply to Chernyshev, and smiled ironically on hearing that the sovereign was inspecting the fortifications that he, Pfuel, had planned in accord with his theory.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 9: CHAPTER X
9  Heaven only knows who arranged all this and when, but it all got done as if of its own accord.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER VIII
10  The only instruction Kutuzov gave of his own accord during that report referred to looting by the Russian troops.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 10: CHAPTER XV
11  Those who were able to get away were going of their own accord, those who remained behind decided for themselves what they must do.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 11: CHAPTER XXV
12  But the assignment of these various meanings to the factor does not yield results which accord with the historic facts.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 14: CHAPTER II
13  And as usual nothing happened in accord with the disposition.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In BOOK 15: CHAPTER IV
14  The feeling that it so evidently manifested, rather than the direct purport of the words, caused it to vibrate within all hearts, and brought the listeners into one accord of sympathy.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In III. THE RECOGNITION
15  Better to fast and pray upon it; and still better, it may be, to leave the mystery as we find it, unless Providence reveal it of its own accord.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In VIII. THE ELF-CHILD AND THE MINISTER