agree to disagree

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

agree + to + disagree

VerbEdit

agree to disagree (third-person singular simple present agrees to disagree, present participle agreeing to disagree, simple past and past participle agreed to disagree)

  1. (idiomatic, of two persons or other parties) To tolerate each other's opinion and stop arguing; to acknowledge that an agreement will not be reached.
    I know we're never going to agree on the merits of vegetarianism so let's agree to disagree, shall we?

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 27 October 2013, at 22:16