agreement etymology

English word agreement comes from Old French (842-ca. 1400) agrement (Agreement; accord.)

Detailed word origin of agreement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
agrement Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) Agreement; accord.
agreement English (eng) (countable) An understanding between entities to follow a specific course of conduct.. (obsolete, chiefly, _, in the plural) An agreeable quality.. (uncountable) A state whereby several parties share a view or opinion; the state of not contradicting one another.. (uncountable, legal) A legally binding contract enforceable in a court of law.. (uncountable, linguistics, grammar) Rules that [...]

Words with the same origin as agreement

Descendants of agrement