in unison
phrasal 1. in perfect agreement ; so as to harmonize exactly <
a class reciting in unison
>
2. at the same time ; simultaneously

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • In unison — Unison U ni*son (?; 277), n. [LL. unisonus having the same sound; L. unus one + sonus a sound: cf. F. unisson, It. unisono. See {One}, and {Sound} a noise.] 1. Harmony; agreement; concord; union. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mus.) Identity in pitch;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • in unison — index concerted, concordant, concurrent (united), consonant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • in unison — adverb 1. speaking or singing at the same time; simultaneously (Freq. 3) they shouted Yes! in unison they responded in chorus to the teacher s questions • Syn: ↑in chorus 2. at the same pitch they sang in unison * * * in …   Useful english dictionary

  • in unison — idi a) in perfect accord; in synchrony or agreement: to march in unison; My feelings are in unison with yours[/ex] b) at the same time; all at once: students shouting answers in unison[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • in unison — together at the same time. The audience rose to its feet in unison, applauding and cheering. All the babies in the nursery were wailing in unison …   New idioms dictionary

  • in unison — 1) together, or at the same time The audience were clapping and stamping in unison. 2) in agreement The committee members are in complete unison on this …   English dictionary

  • in unison — they lifted their arms in unison Syn: simultaneously, at (one and) the same time, (all) at once, (all) together …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • in unison — Synonyms and related words: accordant, according, agreeably, all agreeing, all together, as one, as one man, assonant, assonantal, at a clip, at once, at one time, attuned, back to back, blended, blending, by acclamation, by consensus, cheek by… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • in unison — together, at once, simultaneously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • in unison with — index congruous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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