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agree (verb), agrees; agreed; agreeing
1. To be agreeable or suitable: "Jim said, 'white wine doesn't agree with me.' "
2. To show grammatical agreement: "Subjects and verbs must always agree in number; that is, a singular subject must go with a singular verb."

"Elements in grammar should agree in gender, number, case, and person."

3. Consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something: "The reporter asked the politician for an interview, and he agreed to meet at a certain time and place."
4. To be in accord; be in agreement; to have the same opinion: "Reggie said that a change is needed, and we all agreed with him."
5. To achieve harmony of opinion, feeling, or purpose: "The two families all agreed on a fair division of the profits form the sale of the house."
6. To be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics: "The details of what happened at the meeting don't agree in many details."
7. Etymology: "to be to one's liking"; also, "to give consent", from Old French agreer, "to receive with favor, to take pleasure in" (12th century); from the phrase, a gré, "favorably, of good will"; literally, "to (one's) liking"; from Latin ad, "to" + gratum, gratus, "pleasing".
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(Latin: to agree, to come together, to correspond with; "suitable, proper," from Latin congruentem, congruens, "agreeing, fit, suitable" from congruere, literally, "to come together, to agree, to meet", from com-, "with, together" + gruere, ruere, "to fall, to rush")