Dis`a*gree" (?), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Disagreed (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Disageeing.] [Pref. dis- + agree: cf. F. d'esagr'eer to displease.]

1.

To fail to accord; not to agree; to lack harmony; to differ; to be unlike; to be at variance.

They reject the plainest sense of Scripture, because it seems o disagree with what they call reason. Atterbury.

2.

To differ in opinion; to hold discordant views; to be at controversy; to quarrel.

Who shall decide, when doctors disagree? Pope.

3.

To be unsuited; to have unfitness; as, medicine sometimes disagrees with the patient; food often disagrees with the stomach or the taste.

Usually followed by with, sometimes by to, rarely by from; as, I disagree to your proposal.

Syn. -- To differ; vary; dissent.

 

© Webster 1913.

Log in or registerto write something here or to contact authors.