Definition of concerted in English:

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Pronunciation: /kənˈsəːtɪd/


1 [attributive] Jointly arranged or carried out; coordinated: a concerted attempt to preserve religious unity
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  • Then they hear from their customers - not just scattered objections now and then, but in concerted, coordinated, well-informed waves.
  • So the Congress of Vienna must be one of history's best examples of a concerted and successful attempt to defend and preserve a major and long-lasting status quo.
  • There was no concerted attempt to review its record in government, discuss its mistakes, adjust its philosophical framework and party structure, and rethink its policy agenda.
joint, united, jointly planned, coordinated, collaborative, collective, combined, cooperative, interactive, synergetic
1.1Done with great effort or determination: you must make a concerted effort to curb this
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  • One of the National Institutes of Health has begun a concerted effort to determine the extent and causes of stillbirth - the death of a fetus at 20 or more weeks of pregnancy.
  • intensity comes from a concerted effort by the band to go completely insane with their instruments.
  • ‘The Empire State Building is making a concerted effort to reclaim some of its past glory,’ said David Hoffman, executive managing director of Colliers.
strenuous, vigorous, energetic, active, forceful, forcible, strong, intensive, intense, concentrated
informal all-out
2(Of music) arranged in several parts of equal importance: concerted secular music for voices
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  • But drums played little part in concerted music until the introduction of timpani into the orchestra in the second half of the 17th century.
  • On a couple of occasions there's such an outbreak of concerted strumming, it's as though the stage has been invaded by Andrew Lawrence-King's Harp Consort.
  • Gould, a pianist himself, has written several concerted works for the instrument.



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  • For the rest of the Conference, he concertedly avoided my eye contact.
  • The book remains concertedly an archive of the sited project.
  • The one question about him has always been whether he is gritty enough to apply his gifts concertedly.

Words that rhyme with concerted

uncontroverted, unconverted

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