concert

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Borrowed from French concert, from Italian concerto. Doublet of concerto.

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concert (third-person singular simple present concerts, present participle concerting, simple past and past participle concerted)

  1. To plan together; to settle or adjust by conference, agreement, or consultation.
    • 1724, [Gilbert] Burnet, [Gilbert Burnet Jr.], editor, Bishop Burnet’s History of His Own Time. [], volume (please specify |volume=I or II), London: [] Thomas Ward [], OCLC 863504080:
      It was concerted to begin the siege in March.
  2. To plan; to devise; to arrange.
    • 1756, Edmund Burke, A Vindication of Natural Society
      A commander had more trouble to concert his defence before the people than to plan [] the campaign.
  3. To act in harmony or conjunction; to form combined plans.
    • 1724, [Gilbert] Burnet, [Gilbert Burnet Jr.], editor, Bishop Burnet’s History of His Own Time. [], volume (please specify |volume=I or II), London: [] Thomas Ward [], OCLC 863504080:
      The ministers of Denmark were appointed to concert the matter with Talbot.

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concert (countable and uncountable, plural concerts)

  1.  
    A concert.
    (uncountable) Agreement in a design or plan; union formed by mutual communication of opinions and views; accordance in a scheme; harmony; simultaneous action.
  2. (uncountable) Musical accordance or harmony; concord.
  3. (countable) A musical entertainment in which several voices or instruments take part.
    I'm going to the rock concert on Friday.
    Synonym: gig

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  • Japanese: コンサート (konsāto)
  • Korean: 콘서트 (konseoteu)
  • Thai: คอนเสิร์ต (kɔɔn-sə̀ət)

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concert m (plural concerts)

  1. concert (musical entertainment)

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Borrowed from French concert, from Italian concerto.

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concert n (plural concerten, diminutive concertje n)

  1. concert (musical entertainment)

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian concerto.

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concert m (plural concerts)

  1. concert (musical entertainment)
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From French concert

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concert n (plural concerte)

  1. concert

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