working agreement

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n working agreement an informal agreement to work together
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Quotations

  • Werner Erhard
    Werner Erhard
    “Your life works to the degree you keep your agreements.”

Usage

In literature:

I don't make an agreement to work, and then play 'old soldier' on him.
"Gordon Keith" by Thomas Nelson Page
So this trade agreement was worked out.
"Gambler's World" by John Keith Laumer
Science has now worked its way up to the same result, and this agreement between them should give us some confidence in their combined teaching.
"Contributions to the Theory of Natural Selection" by Alfred Russel Wallace
Well, the modest little Blue-curls long had had a working agreement with the Meadow Bees, and got on nicely.
"Woodland Tales" by Ernest Seton-Thompson
Some of the work gang kicked at being left behind altho that was in our agreement.
"Greener Than You Think" by Ward Moore
We've got to have some working agreement.
"Two on the Trail" by Hulbert Footner
Torrigiano executed other works, and entered into an agreement to make a monument to Henry VIII.
"A History of Art for Beginners and Students" by Clara Erskine Clement
A harmonious working agreement was entered into that put an end to the destructive strife.
"Charles Frohman: Manager and Man" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
The result was that a working agreement was made, by which the Union was preserved.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
Any agreement we made implied that local workmen should give exactly what other workmen would give in work.
"In the Shadow of the Hills" by George C. Shedd
There are always certain working conditions and agreements involved, all of which I'll be happy to list for you.
"The Ethical Engineer" by Henry Maxwell Dempsey
The agreement evidently doesn't work both ways.
"Accidental Flight" by Floyd L. Wallace
They formed working agreements.
"You Too Can Be A Millionaire" by Noel Miller Loomis
The unheard-of miracle was being worked; and this at once seemed to him natural and normal, in perfect agreement with truth and justice.
"813" by Maurice Leblanc
I guess it was a sort of agreement when he had her educated that she would work with him and do whatever he bid her.
"Dorothy's Double" by G. A. Henty
A tacit agreement between two enemies to work together for common swag.
"The Roycroft Dictionary" by Elbert Hubbard
They had signed an agreement which gave me five years in which to write and put on the work.
"My Recollections" by Jules Massenet
If we do not come to some agreement among ourselves some foreign sword will probably do the work for us.
"The Journal of the Debates in the Convention which Framed the Constitution of the United States" by James Madison
There will be found a substantial agreement between the different accounts, notwithstanding they are not the work of eye witnesses.
"The Pre-Columbian Discovery of America by the Northmen" by B. F. De Costa
After the expenses of the voyage were paid, the labourers did not always keep their agreement to work, so contract labour was introduced.
"The Spell of the Hawaiian Islands and the Philippines" by Isabel Anderson
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In news:

YPF, Chevron Sign Working Agreement .
Doug Melvin, the executive vice president and general manager of the Milwaukee Brewers, expects discussions to begin soon with the Huntsville Stars regarding their working agreement , which is up for renewal at season's end.
MLB, MiLB Extend Working Agreement Through 2020.
Soar and Sabena Technics form working agreement .
The governors of Kentucky and Ohio have announced an agreement to work together to find the money to replace the outdated Brent Spence Bridge.
Delegates from nearly 200 countries worked Tuesday to implement an agreement on protecting the Earth's ecosystems at a biodiversity conference in southern India.
The governors of Kentucky and Ohio have announced an agreement to work together to find the money to replace the outdated Brent Spence Bridge .
"Rather than sitting down with lawmakers…& working out an agreement, he's back out on the campaign trail," says McConnell of Obama trip.
The city says the park soil is contaminated, but they have a proposed agreement with the state to start cleanup work in December.
0An agreement to designate Kirksville's industrial park as a Certified Fiber Park is in the works.
As part of her plea agreement, she agreed not to work in chiropractic or any other health-related field without court approval.
Thanks to an update to an agreement from the 1970s, the US and Canada have worked to improve the protection of the Great Lakes.
The European Coordination Group received its mandate to do similar standards work last year, which led to the agreement to cooperate.
Now may not be the best time for Lesniak and Christie to work out an agreement.
Cox said the agreement doesn't grant airlines exclusive use of gates, so the lease couldn't work that way.
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In science:

To summarize, the values we determined for the critical exponents ν , β and ¯γ of the three-dimensional G-RFIM are roughly in agreement with the previous numerical works [35–37,4].
Universality in Three Dimensional Random-Field Ground States
Triggered by this lack of agreement between data and theory theoretical work started to improve on the theoretical accuracy.
Hadronic Final States
The deduced correlation length, of the order of a few lattice spacings, is increasing with the waiting time tw (and diverge in the asymptotic limit), following a power law behaviour ξ (tw ) ∼ ta w , with an exponent a ∼ 0.1, in agreement with previous numerical works [4–9].
Growth of a dynamical correlation length in an aging superspin glass
We do not see differences between the 6 ETGs in clusters and the other ETGs in agreement with other works (e.g.
The population of early-type galaxies at 1
Agreement with experiment is clear, work is ongoing on the error budget.
Precision charm physics, m_c and alpha_s from lattice QCD
However, the analysis of the quasiparticle exponent in that work does not appear to be in agreement with the current W -algebra analysis in nonunitary cases.
Central Charge and Quasihole Scaling Dimensions From Model Wavefunctions: Towards Relating Jack Wavefunctions to W-algebras
We find close agreement between the radiation transfer results and the estimated bremsstrahlung luminosity from previous work for electromagnetic signals above 1014 Hz.
Post-merger electromagnetic emissions from disks perturbed by binary black holes
Therefore, a high-dimensional approach may provide an advantageous way of closing the detection loophole problem for quantum nonlocality tests, which is in agreement with the work in Ref. .
High-dimensional Bell test for a continuous variable state in phase space and its robustness to detection inefficiency
This work is supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation under Grant No. 200020-132253. M.L. is supported by the DSTA of Singapore under Pro ject Agreement No.
Quantifying the influence of scientists and their publications: Distinguish prestige from popularity
It works by comparing reported reviews and rewarding agreement.
On a Reliable Peer-Review Process
Thus, in practice, our scoring method works by comparing reviews and rewarding agreement.
On a Reliable Peer-Review Process
We argue that it is feasible and practical since it works by comparing the reported reviews and rewarding agreement.
On a Reliable Peer-Review Process
Furthermore, the work of Welch and Peers (1963) shows that prior distributions can be chosen towards an agreement with the frequentist coverage.
Comments on "Confidence distribution, the frequentist distribution estimator of a parameter --- a review" by Min-ge Xie and Kesar Singh
We see that for a broad potential well with 0.6 < d < 1, all three methods reach a good agreement: the four-state works for large d , even though the stationary probability distribution in Fig. 5.4(a) shows there should be three states for large d .
From Brownian Dynamics to Markov Chain: an Ion Channel Example
The cited world average for αs is in agreement with αs (MZ ) = 0.118 ± 0.006 given in another recent review work 38 .
Radiative QCD Corrections: A Personal Outlook
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