Definition of in concert in English:

in concert

phrase

  • 1Acting jointly.

    ‘we must take action in concert with our European partners’
    • ‘But it also makes him sound partisan enough to have forged them in concert with other Democrats.’
    • ‘Well, this obviously was a decision that was made in concert with the White House.’
    • ‘It's a simple way of getting groups of individuals to act in concert with each other.’
    • ‘The real community leaders must be empowered to act in concert with the honest police officers to stamp out criminal operators.’
    • ‘And I think the real question here is how we proceed now in concert with the Europeans.’
    • ‘The United States can be more effective and most effective when it's working in concert with its allies.’
    • ‘Then, even if this first criterion is satisfied, the United States is required to act in concert with the United Nations.’
    • ‘For Spain, in concert with America and France, shared the watch of North Africa.’
    • ‘Why does the left, in concert with the mainstream press, treat this as non-news?’
    • ‘Fontaine urged the minister to start the process over again, this time working in concert with the AFN and the chiefs.’
    together, jointly, in combination, in collaboration, in cooperation, in league, shoulder to shoulder, side by side, cooperatively, concertedly
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  • 2(of music or a performer) giving a public performance; live.

    ‘they saw Pink Floyd in concert’
    • ‘Then last year I bought a music DVD of the man himself in concert.’
    • ‘Wiltshire's library users are now able to pick up DVDs of top chart performers in concert.’
    • ‘They will perform in concert in the Downhill Hotel on Thursday night, 26th July.’
    • ‘And I gave up, without another thought, my only chance to see her live in concert.’
    • ‘Because it is seldom heard in concert, it has gained less popularity among the public.’
    • ‘All of them could be ripped up and roared out live in concert.’
    • ‘My most memorable time by far was performing in concert by candlelight in the gallery when the lights went out.’
    • ‘All three are performing in concert, ruling out any preposterous demands from artistic directors.’
    • ‘Everyone who knows me well knows that I am crazy about them and that my lifetime goal was to see them live in concert.’
    • ‘Now my wife and I can honestly say we've seen The Beatles live in concert.’