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disagree with (one)

1. To have a different opinion, view, etc. than one. I'm sorry, but I just have to disagree with you on that point. I think the opposite is true.
2. To have a negative physical effect on one. The food at that restaurant always seems to disagree with me.
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disagree with someone

[for food or drink] to upset someone's stomach. Milk always disagrees with me. Onions disagree with my husband, so he never eats them.
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Nationwide, 65% disagree with the statement: 'It is right for policemen to be given cash rewards for every person they kill who are allegedly using illegal drugs or involved in the illegal drug trade' while the remaining 15 percent agree, and 20 percent are undecided.
From 14,3% of the testees who disagree with the statement, only 3,8% disagree at all.
Based on your own feelings, please tell whether you agree or disagree with the following statement: The First Amendment goes too far in the rights it guarantees.
In her column "Testosterone Poisoning" [Last Word, June 6], Urvashi Vaid decries poor use of sparse data, stating that writers who disagree with her positions "interpret bits of disconnected data to reassert" that with which she disagrees.
Most law and economics experts (63 percent) disagree with the idea that the jury system is efficient.
In the face of injustice, we are not simply called to disagree with it, but to stop it.
I have followed my interpretation of the 'facts' to where I think they should lead me, knowing that others may disagree with my conclusions and recommendations.
Cheney has framed the issue so that there is really no way to disagree with her and still be "living in truth" (as she titles her final chapter), much less be granted equal intellectual respect.
While we may disagree with the conclusions from time to time, that process generally has worked well.
The official line is that he's "personally popular' because he's so good on television but most people disagree with his policies.
46% disagree with the way President Bush is managing Social Security reform.
A miserable 59 per cent of us disagree with your suggestion that things are getting better.
3 : a group of people that disagree with, disapprove of, or resist someone or something
MORE than seven out of 10 Britons disagree with offering an amnesty to illegal immigrants, according to a poll published yesterday.
Our center has been open and operational for years, so to the extent that it's not a viable alternative we disagree with the court.