written agreement

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n written agreement a legal document summarizing the agreement between parties
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Usage

In literature:

It was not maintained that the contract was an actually written document; it was supposed to be a tacit agreement.
"The Rise of the Democracy" by Joseph Clayton
I have written to my father, telling him the agreement I have made with you, and if I should not return he will pay you the money.
"Chatterbox, 1905." by Various
Reached Saratoga before 12, according to written agreement being 4-1/2 hours, though only 17 miles.
"A Journey to America in 1834" by Robert Heywood
I shall keep you to your written agreement.
"Blow The Man Down" by Holman Day
There was a fascination in the paper on which was written the signed agreement.
"The Trail to Yesterday" by Charles Alden Seltzer
IN WITNESS WHEREOF we have signed this agreement on the day and year first above written.
"The Art of Stage Dancing" by Ned Wayburn
There wasn't any written agreement, you know.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. XXXI, No. 3, July 1908." by Various
Besides, you forget I gave you a written agreement.
"Black Diamonds" by Mór Jókai
The terms I suggest are simply a written agreement that you will guarantee thirty pounds towards the cost.
"Plashers Mead" by Compton Mackenzie
When it has been determined to engage a theatre, the first step is to draw up a written agreement with the manager, specifying the price.
"Village Life in China" by Arthur H. Smith
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In poetry:

GIVE us your hand, Mr. Lawyer: how do you do to-day?
You drew up that paper--I s'pose you want your pay.
Don't cut down your figures; make it an X or a V;
For that 'ere written agreement was just the makin' of me.
"How Betsey And I Made Up" by William McKendree Carleton
Give us your hand, Mr. Lawyer: how do you do to-day?
You drew up that paper—I s'pose you want your pay.
Don't cut down your figures; make it an X or a V;
For that 'ere written agreement was just the makin' of me.
"How Betsey and I made up" by Will McKendree Carleton
Maybe you'll think me soft, Sir, a-talkin' in this style,
But somehow it does me lots of good to tell it once in a while;
And I do it for a compliment--'tis so that you can see
That that there written agreement of yours was just the makin' of me.
"How Betsey And I Made Up" by William McKendree Carleton
Maybe you'll think me soft, Sir, a-talkin' in this style,
But somehow it does me lots of good to tell it once in a while;
And I do it for a compliment—'tis so that you can see
That that there written agreement of yours was just the makin' of me.
"How Betsey and I made up" by Will McKendree Carleton

In news:

Mayor Henry says the agreement the city and county had was written too quickly and simply needs to be redone.
Because of the risks associated with cargo transactions, a written agreement between shippers and intermediaries is essential.
Egypt's powerful Muslim Brotherhood says it will not take part in a protest to demand a greater role for Islamic law , or Shariah, in the constitution now being written, because agreement on the issue is near.
The key to the workers' comp issue lies in establishing a specific, written agreement between employer and telecommuter about workplace safety.
The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled that a written settlement agreement involving a claim under the Longshoremen and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act (LHWCA) is unenforceable unless actually signed by claimant.
The lawsuit claims that cameraman Ryan Simkin, broke a written confidentiality agreement when he penned Flash.
It was made clear in court that the HP-Oracle relationship was founded on Oracle porting its software to HP servers--essentially without any written agreements and without any payments between the parties.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Wednesday released a prototype of a credit card agreement that's written in plain English.
Much has been written about how the new collective bargaining agreement decreases the chances of impending free agents getting traded.
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In science:

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Event-Symmetric Physics
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